How to Flock Duck and Goose Decoys
Adding flocking to old decoys or re-flocking beat up ones is a lot easier than you might think. Here’s how it’s done
Flocked decoys offer several advantages over painted dekes. The flocked surfaces absorb light similar to the way that feathers do, giving a more realistic appearance. This is especially the case in direct sun that can create an unrealistic glare off painted decoys. But premium flocked decoys usually come with a premium price tag. That’s why this DIY project is so useful: you can flock your existing spread for about $30 and an afternoon’s worth of your time. Avery sells a flocking kit here.