a slim lead wire core covered entirely with Special Emerger Thread in two tones (a little darker for the thorax), the idea was to make a slimmer and slightly heavier variant of Frank Sawyer’s Killer Bug.
it’s hard to think of a simpler fly to tie and they look luscious and lively once wet. i’m feeling optimistic.
previously showcased David Stenström outdoes himself once again both in tying virtuoso and in photography skills with this little caddisy beauty originally created by Hiram Brobst of the Pocono Mountains region of Eastern Pennsylvania.
i don’t like the concept of perfection but if i did, this would be very close. woW…