Fly-Tying Essentials

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Cutting Edge

Using quality scissors is critical.
As your tying progresses, try matching blades to specific tasks.
CURVED TIP: The arch on these scissors helps tiers shape heads.
COMBED: Blades like this reduce the density of material.
STANDARD: Straight, pointed scissors will handle most of your cuts.
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Try to select tails with straight hair whenever possible.