Deer Hair Techniques by expert fly tier, Chris Helm. Tying flies with deer hair is becoming extremely popular and to do so successfully you first need to know what hair comes from which part of the body and for which flies it is best suited. Learn which tools and hooks are crucial to success in tying with deer hair. Add colors to one side, then to another, installing fine little gills, all with deer hair. Stacking and Compact your deer hair bodies so they're dense and look durable and solid. Install eyes so they stay and don't forget rubber legs. Who hasn't suffered through the agony of rubber legs on flies? Chris shows you two methods, both extremely effective and teaches you how to get those smooth symmetrical shaped bodies, every time.