Jim Misiura's Gimmie Caddis Larva

Fly Tying a Gimmie Caddis Larva with Jim Misiura

Jim has shared one more of his great fly tying video tutorials – his Gimmie Caddis Larva. Amazing little pattern, very effective fly and easy steps – try it out.


To tie Jim Misiura’s Gimmie Caddis Larva, you need the following:

Maruto curved short shank fly hooks c46

Maruto Shrimp and Caddis Curved Short Shank Fly Hooks c46


Try tying this great fly yourself! Give us your comments below. Share photos of your caddis larva or fish caught with this pattern on our Facebook page.

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  1. C H Longmire on June 1, 2016 at 1:13 pm

    Where online can I buy the cream acrylic hair band material used in the Gimme Caddis? Thanks!

    • Boris on June 2, 2016 at 2:48 pm

      Hi, thank you for your interest. You can get the hair bands from the family dollar or any dollar store. Look for the Gimmie name. Have a great day.

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