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9/24/16... PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS THE LAST WEEK TO ORDER FROM US BEFORE WE PERMANENTLY CLOSE OUR SHOP. OUR LEAD TIME HAS STILL BEEN ABOUT 10 DAYS, SO PLEASE BE PATIENT WHEN ORDERING.
9/1/16..... It is with a heavy heart that I must type this, but...... as of 10/1/16 AO Feathers will no longer have an online catalog. Due to Family and Full time work commitments, we can no longer offer our customers the products and service that they expect and deserve. We will be selling our remaining inventory on ebay as time permits and also at a few fly tying shows this coming year. We would like to thank everyone for the support over the years, and we appreciate all of the friendships we've made since starting this business. During this next month PLEASE ALLOW 7-10 DAYS TO FILL YOUR ORDER. WE ONLY HAVE ONE DAY A WEEK TO PROCESS ORDERS.
7/23/16.....I know its late, but... It was great to see so many of our friends and customers at the ASFI event. We want to thank everyone for the business! Its been a busy summer, and we've got alot of stuff to add to the site if time allows. I've re-stocked a limited supply of Jumbo Bronze Mallard. We've also got a bunch of books on sale right now, so check them out. The freezer is full of birds to skin, so those should be available soon. Our prime Blue Eared Pheasant skins are going fast, so if you need one don't wait, we wont have more until next year.
4/16/16..... We've got a bunch of new, great skins in stock. Please check out the Crawford's Kalij we just pulled off the drying board. We've got some Vulturine Guinea skins, Jungle fowl Hen skins, and Some new Amgold skins and tails. For something totally different, check out these dyed Roller skins. More on the way......
4/3/16....As promised, we've got a bunch of new stuff. Jumbo and Tiers grade Ringneck pheasant skins, Dyed Hungarian Partridge skins (awesome for soft hackle flies), Amgold pheasant Tails, Bodies, and crests here. Jumbo Guinea skins natural and dyed. Also, be sure to check out all of our "New" antique tinsels here. We've also got some new books in stock too, so please give them a look. The drying boards are full of skins right now too, so we'll have some great new pheasants and interesting pelts in a couple of weeks, once they are cured.
3/18/16.... We have got so much new stuff to list, that I'm going to have to do weekly updates to get it moving out of the shop in a timely manner. Here's a quick list of the stuff we've had a chance to upload. Golden Pheasant bodies, Prime Golden Pheasant Skins, Reeves Pheasant Skins, Silver Pheasant Tail feather pairs, Yellow Golden Pheasant skins, Sharptail grouse skins, Ruffed Grouse Skins, Oregon Mountain quail skins, S. African Francolins, A handful of JC capes, More russian squirrel skins, and Speckled Grey goose shoulders. Be sure to check back often as we update.
02/23/16... Please stop by and see our booth at the NW Fly Tyer Expo in Albany, OR on March 11-12. We'll have a ton of stuff for sale and some special show pricing. Be sure to check out our new Possum Skins here. We now have 24 colors of high quality custom dyed Northern bucktails here. I've also added a ton of new Heritage turkey tail pairs in lots of different varieties. Be sure to take a look at the Dyed White turkey tail feathers we've got, they are going fast!
02/15/16... It's been a very busy month, with stuff coming and going so fast we haven't always had time to update the website. I did discover a stash of white turkey tail feathers I had forgotten about, so I've dyed them up in a bunch of colors, first come first serve! We've been busy skinning out some fantastic blue eared pheasants and have pelts available here. I've also got all sizes of BEP hackles back in stock now too. Be sure to check out our new Natural Grey burnt goose spey hackles here, and our SBS tutorial in our blog on how to strip them. I've also got a copy of Dry Line Steelhead back in stock (one of the nicest we've had).
01/15/16... Lots of new stuff to check out-- We've added 8 new rare varieties of squirrel tails here , including the hard to find Russian squirrel tails, and other crazy ones you've probably never seen or heard of. Also, we've now got Grey fox fur (perfect for tying Rusty Rats), and Primo Boar bristle patches for your shrimp patterns. I've also got some new Occelated turkey tail feathers, Hen Silver Pheasant tails, Bleached Lady Amherst Tails, and Argus Pretail and sidetail feathers here. We've also got some new varieties of vintage tinsel here including a sweet embossed silver, and a beautiful med. oval gold. We've been moving alot of stuff on ebay too, so be sure to check us out there.
01/02/16...We are happy to start the year with some new offerings. Be sure to check out all of our new Heritage turkey tail pairs here. I've also got some new Florican listed, and we've also got a nice batch of Euro. Jay wings and feathers in stock now. I've also re-stocked our supply of Black Scaup that went very quickly. Don't miss out, as this will likely be our last new Scaup of the season. Please note: Dyed turkey Fiber packs are going fast, some colors are no longer available. Be sure to check our ebay listings for one of a kind, overstock and clearance items too.
12/17/15... As many of you know, the Northwest has had no shortage of water lately, and as a result of that....no shortage of waterfowl. With that said, we've now got good stock of our favorite duck feathers like the rare Black Scaup, Jumbo Bronze Mallard, Grey Mallard pairs, Pintail pairs, and Beautiful teal. We've also got a dozen colors of Dyed White turkey fiber packs in limited quantities. I've also loaded up a handful of full dress flies tied to fish here.
11/24/15... I finally had a chance to upload some new items. We've got a handful of new JC capes here. Be sure to check out the unusual bird skins we've just got in here. The nicest silver badger rooster capes you'll ever find for streamers, salmon and steelhead flies are back in stock in all colors. We've also got Berlin wool packs now here. More to come as we get time.
10/12/15.... In effort to better serve you, we have now photographed EVERY pair of Heritage Turkey tails we are selling here. You will no longer have to guess or hope for a certain pattern, shape or quality of feather, since you can now see for yourself. We've also gotten enough vintage Florican Bustard in from a collection to feature it on it's own product page here. Silver Hilton Grizzly capes are back in stock in all colors and also at a lower price. We were able to source these great capes at a lower price and are passing the savings along to you. Keep checking back as we are adding more every day.
9/29/15... I am happy to announce that Chinese rooster necks are back! We managed to pick up a huge stash of high quality capes that are the favorite of salmon and streamer tiers everywhere. We have them in 12 popular salmon colors and will shortly have some wonderful naturals and variants too. We've also greatly expanded our Alec Jackson Spey fly hook lineup, with 15 new sizes/finishes.
9/17/15.... We have picked up a number of large tying collections this last month and now have some very nice new items for sale. Please check out the following.. Persall's Stout silk floss, Asian Jay wings, Jay skins, Jackdaw scalps, Tragopan pheasant skins, Silver Pheasant skins, JC capes, Vintage blind hooks. Also the following books: HB edition of Veverkas spey fly book, Taverner's Salmon Fishing, and another copy of Pryce Tannatt. Also, our latest shipment of Extra Select Golden Pheasant Crests was the best we've ever gotten, please be sure to check them out also. As always, we've got alot more to come, so check back often.
8/16/15... Please be sure to check out our new Rare Feather offerings, including some Crow, Chatterer, Toucan and Bustard. We've also got a bunch of new books including a copy of Kelson, Francis and a mint Classic Salmon and Seatrout Compendium for sale. Also, a couple of new JC capes, New Argus secondaries, and Some dyed white turkey tail feathers.
8/11/15.... Please be sure to check out our book section if you haven't looked at it in a while. We've got a bunch of new ones, with more on the way. We've been moving a lot of odds and ends on ebay too, so take a look here if you get a chance.
6/18/15... I spent a busy day at the vise and added a half dozen new flies to our Full Dress Flies for sale page. We've also got a handful of new JC capes here.
Jumbo Bronze mallard and the Rare Bali Duck feathers are in stock now on our Waterfowl feather page. Francolin skins are back stock here, as well as Paul Rossman's new Hook book here. We've also been very busy on ebay selling one of a kind items that really don't fit our website, so please check us out on ebay if you have a chance.
4/23/15...I've added a dozen new Full Dress Flies for sale here. We've also got a Satyr Tragopan and copper pheasant skin in stock. We also added a bunch of new books including a 1st ed. Hardy, Kelson and Pryce Tannatt, here. We have been busy sorting through a large tying collection we purchased, and will be listing lots of great new items in the coming weeks, so stay tuned.
4/9/15... We are now back in St. Helens, OR and our phone number has changed, so please make a note. We've got a bunch of new stuff lately including Rossman's new Hook Book. Be sure to check out our new waterfowl offerings, like Grey Mallard, Shoveler, and Falcated Duck. We've also got a couple of new colors of pigs wool and are now offering an assortment pack. Japanese silk gut is now in stock also along with Cashmere Goat hair.
3/9/15.... Be sure to check out our newest product...Musky Schlappen. I've got it in seven stock colors, and would be happy to dye it any color you might need, just let me know. I've also got Argus center tail cut sections and some beautiful little indian cree saddles now. As always, there's more to come soon
Welcome to "AO Feathers". If you have been looking for the best fly tying materials available, you have come to the right place. We specialize in custom, hard to find, and quality materials that you will not find anywhere else. Please feel free to click on any of the links to the left to visit pages about the specific items I have for sale. Also, do not hesitate to call me (503-954-6334) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) if there is something you do not see, or if you have any questions about any of the items here, or if you have questions about using any of them. This website is a work in progress so please be patient while looking, and please notify me of any glitches you may encounter. I hope you find exactly what you've been looking for.