Custom Fly Fishing Rod Builds

December 2, 2019

The Pink Lemonade!  This is a very special rod built on the LemonGlass 8' 5wt blank in a subtle Pink colour.  The striking part of the rod is the reel seat insert which is probably one of the most beautiful pieces of Karelian birch I have had the pleasure to turn on th...

January 24, 2019

This is a custom fly rod built for a customer in St Louis, MO featuring our LemonGlass Fly Rod blanks by CTS in New Zealand.  The rod has been finished with a stunning Karelian Birch custom reel seat, Lemke LC5 reel seat hardware and snake brand guides.

The matching gre...

December 7, 2018

Our brand ambassador Corsican Dave has been busy on a photography course and boy has it paid off. These wonderful Agate guides from Perfect Guides in Poland look amazing on a LemonGlass 7’ 3wt blank. These photos really capture the beauty of autum and the passion we ha...

March 27, 2018

Although fly-fishing is the name of the game, we’re all aware that it isn’t just about catching fish. Sometimes merely the very act of going fishing is enough to lift your spirits. It might be the calming ripple of the stream, a shaft of sunlight to warm (however fleet...

May 20, 2017

This was one of our most interesting briefs so far, a client was planning a surprise fishing trip for his father to the UK from Russia and wanted a custom fly rod to celebrate his 70th birthday and that would be a tribute to his service in the Russian navy.

The lemke re...

April 15, 2015

 LemonGlass #01 is a 7'0"  weight build from our new limited edition series of rods.  Finished with apricot thread and black trim bands, a matching agate stripping guide, stacked bamboo reel seat and our custom cork grip.

The rod comes with tube and matching r...