This is a simple little fly, but I really like the way the wing is tied on, flat and looped. This is going to present a great sight on the fly, and perhaps allow you to tie them a little smaller and still be able to keep an eye on it. It’s a beautiful little fly and one I’ll be tying up today.
Hook: Standard Dry fly
Thread: 8/0 black
Shuck: gold z-lon
Body: Peacock herl
Wing: White z-lon, widows web, or other folded into a loop
Hackle: Coachman brown dry hackle
Thorax: chocolate brown ice dub