This pattern was originally tied for the Yellow Breeches spring creek, where white streams do exceptionally well. In an effort to find natural white the Roughed Breeches cme about. It proved very effective on the Breeches, as wel as on local smallmouth.

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Roughed Breeches

Hook: 6X long Streamer #10
Thread: Black Uni 6/0
Body: Gold Mylar
Rib: Red Uni-wire
Throat: Dyed Red Tippet
Under-wing: Rootbeer over Red bucktail
Wing: Roughed Grouse Rump & Shoulder hackles