How to: Bead Head Red Serendipity

Materials List:

  • Hook: TMC 2457 #12 to #18
  • Thread: 6/0 Uni Red
  • Bead: Gold
  • Wire: Lead
  • Body: Red antron yarn
  • Dubbing: Brown squirrel


The serendipity is one of my favorite nymphs. Olive and brown are two other great colors. It can represent a caddis larva or midge larva. The bead head adds weight and gets down to where the fish are, on the bottom of the river.