Marabou feathers are used to make headdresses for women and other fashion-trends which implement these colorful additions to enhance the overall look of them. The word “marabou” actually translates into “devoted to God” and the stork which the feathers are named for is considered to be sacred in many cultures. These feathers were often times used for fashion purposes, adding them to certain outfits to brighten them up. The marabou feathers used today are actually turkey or chicken feathers sometimes dyed. These are fine and fluffy feathers. Marabou feathers are also good for fishing, and they are commonly sold in many tackle shops for tying onto hooks.

Feathers are used a lot with fly ties in fishing, especially turkey marabou feathers. They make great ties which go on to the hook of the pole and serve a very important purpose. There are lots of different ways to use these feathers on flies, including fluffy wings and tails. These feathers are typically very soft and go smoothly in the water, which is why they are used so frequently for this specific purpose.

When shopping for these kinds of feathers, it is important to consider a number of things, making sure that they have been properly rinsed, washed, and graded. There are many different grades of marabou feather, meaning that there are some which are considered to be low quality and others which are high quality. Usually the higher quality feathers are priced higher and are used in various outfits to accessorize and bright out the color in certain clothing items. One of the reasons that these feathers are used in the fashion industry so much is because they have bright colors are so obtainable. They are also used in boas and other decorative fashion items and stand out as being bright and beautiful; two things which many people look for in stylish clothing. Turkey Marabou Feathers are certainly one of the more popular kinds of feathers with multiple uses.

Bag Loose BLACK Marabou Turkey Feathers for Fly Tying
Bag Loose BLACK Marabou Turkey Feathers for Fly Tying
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Vintage Bob Mackie for Glydons Fuscia Lace Marabou Feathers Cover Up NWT Large
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Bag Loose YELLOW Marabou Turkey Feathers for Fly Tying
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1 4 oz Strung Blood Quill Marabou Feathers Black
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Bag Loose OLIVE Marabou Turkey Feathers for Fly Tying
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Bag Loose WHITE Marabou Turkey Feathers for Fly Tying
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100 NAVY BLUE TURKEY MARABOU FLUFF FEATHERS 1 3
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1 4 oz Strung Blood Quill Marabou Feathers Red
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Assorted Color Marabou Boas Ostrich Feathers Lot of 10 Boas GREAT DEAL
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