This parachute style dry fly is a simple, effective pattern that is a great starting point if you're just learning to tie dry flies. This pattern is easily adapted to different color variations to match your local bugs. Tie in sizes 12-22.
Hook: Tiemco 100 or Daiichi 1100
Thread: TMC 16/0
Tail Coq de Leon or Hackle Fibers
Parachute Post: Fluoro-Fiber
Hackle: Whiting Dry Fly Hackle
Abdomen/Thorax: Fine Synthetic or Natural Dubbing