Purple Taco

Fly Supply

Many of our staff will be taking a much-needed vacation the week of July 4th.  Orders will still be filled, but please be patient until things get back to normal July 11th.

Have a safe and happy Independence Day.

We take great pride in our company, our commitment to customer service and in the products we sell.


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We offer over 100 types of banded material cut on our very own custom machines. With more styles than anyone, it’s easy to find the perfect color, thickness, and length for your flies.

New Products

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Fly Kits & Recipe Packs

Everything you need to get started making your own flies.

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2 Inch Standard Cut Material

Great for making Coho flies and Teaser rigs. This is standard cut banded mylar.

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4 Inch Bandaboo

Bandaboo is a very fine hair like mylar with a band for tying ease.

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4 Inch Standard Cut Material

These are solid in 1-yard packages of material.

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A wide variety of color and sizes of glow and acrylic beads.

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Bargain Boat

We love passing on special deals to our customers.

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Bullet Heads & Tubing

High-quality colored, glow, and metallic bullet heads.

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Fly Tying Threads

Assorted colors of thread for your fly tying needs.

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Apply directly to lures, spinners, plastic baits, tube jigs, etc.

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Everything else!

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Purple Taco Apparel

Hats now available!

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We proudly feature Materials

Manufactured in the USA

We source materials from the USA and North America whenever we can. We believe in spending our money where we fish. Almost all of the mylar we use is produced in the USA and we are working on sourcing the remaining items we offer from local sources as well. Our customers have told us how important that is to them, and we hear you.

Recipes Make It Easy!

Our tried-and-true recipes will help you get great results.

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How To Tie Your Own Salmon Trolling Flies

Watch the video to learn how to tie your very own salmon trolling flies for the Great Lakes!

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News & Announcements

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Clear round UV beads are now available!

After years of searching and numerous requests, we have finally been able to bring you 8mm round clear UV beads.  The quality is very good and they have a blue tint even under bright outdoor light.  Early testers say they are having a lot of action with them in the rivers. Cat Eye Beads – […]

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Thanks to everyone who took advantage of the Black Friday/Cyber Week sale, and congratulations to our winners John from Tafford, PA Troy from Ontario, CA Ricky from East Troy, WI Adam from Poplar, WI David from Cleveland, NY Renee from Hamburg, NY JOe from Duluth, MI Willie from Coure D’Aline, ID Richard from Port Orange, […]

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Featured Fish:

Introducing Rebel.  He is “helping” update the website and sleeping on the job.

Upload your own photos for a chance to be featured on the site and check out more catches made with Purple Taco Fly Supplies

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