Do you live in Southeast Michigan? Come visit The Painted Trout at Bailiwicks Outdoors in Dexter!

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Here are just a few great holiday ideas:

Pewter Lapel Pin: Brown Trout Fishpond Silver Creek Vacuum Flask Filson Original Sportsman Bag Tan/Dark Tan
Pewter Pin: Brown Trout
Our Price: $9.50
Pewter Lapel Pin - Brown Trout
For lapels, hats, you name it!

Fishpond Silver Creek Vacuum Flask. How perfect.
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Antler Bottle Opener Filson Leather Flask, Brown Fish Bottle Opener
Antler Bottle Opener
Our Price: $18.00
Fish Bottle Opener
Our Price: $18.00
Antler Bottle Opener - your hunt is over!
Rugged Brown Leather Hip Flask.
Fish Bottle Opener and Corkscrew -- in light or dark wood!
Fish Flask Blue Tied Flies on Green Boxer Shorts 100% Cotton Curly Maple Master Artisan Fly Box with Dennis Potter Fly
Fish Flask
Our Price: $30.00
Fish Flask - don't leave home without one!

The way to a man's heart is through his flies. Batik print, Blue tied fishing flies on green 100% cotton lawn. Preshrunk, ultra-soft.

We do our best to source the finest fly boxes made in this country (as some of you know). So when we were given the opportunity to carry these stunning boxes we were, well, stunned. We had thought they were no longer available. And in fact, they weren't. Not until now and not anywhere else. We bought out the entire stock from the maker himself, and they're limited in number. He will not make any more; he has won acclaim as a Master cabinet-maker and does larger projects. Too bad, in a way.

You should see (and we hope you do), the unparalleled craftsmanship in every detail: from the wooden piano hinges (allowing the box to completely open), to the sweet little push-tab closure device. Look inside: Expertly rendered cork-mounted wooden strips for your flies. See the dove-tail corners? And the box is ultra light-weight, of perfectly usable proportions, leaving the hands unwilling to put it down. Approximately 4 1/2 " long, 3 3/4" wide, 1 " thick.

Now for the icing on the cake: each of these boxes includes a trout fly designed and tied by Dennis Potter, of Riverhouse Fly Company, whose signature flies are recognized world-wide and who happens to be a friend of ours. A pairing of fly fishing artists by which all pairings are measured. Three flies to chose from: Potters Fat Head Beetle, Potter's Opal Trude, and Potter's Robber Fly. Make your selection above.

Includes gift box.