This is a standard mayfly parachute imitations. I use this one in the spring when the small olives (baetis rhodani in norway) showing their sails on the river.

It is the best time of the year. This is the time you have been waiting for all winter. 

 

Hook : Ahrex FW501 Dry Fly Traditional Barbless #14-18

Thread : Semperfli Classic Waxed Thread 12/0, Olive Dun

Tail : Fibetts, Dun (4 pcs)

Under Body : Semperfli Classic Waxed Thread 12/0, Olive Dun

Body : Semperfli Perfect Quills, Small

Wing : Semperfli Poly-Yarn, Iron Blue

Thorax : Hares Blend Dubbing, Golden Olive

Hackle : Whiting, Blue Dun

Standard parachute imitations. Tie in the fibetts at first, then attach the Perfect Quills. Build up the body and tie in the wing. Finish your fly

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