Pale Evening Dun
4. Add several tight thread turns against the front of the wings;
this will set them upright. Measure, prepare, and tie in two
5. Wrap one hackle forward and secure its tip with two or three tight thread turns. Wind the second hackle through the first and secure its tip. Trim the tips and complete the fly as usual. ~ Skip Morris
More on the 'dorotheas' photos, and how to fish the imitations will be found in the Not Quite Entomology section.
Credits: Excerpt from The Art of Tying the Dry Fly by Skip Morris, published by Frank Amato Publications. We greatly appreciate use permission.
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