Published May 2. 2015 - 3 years ago
Updated or edited Sep 11. 2015

Transformer Midge

This is a great all-round dry fly pattern which will represent a Hawthorn, Gnat and Adult Midge..It is worth tying in a smaller size as well and instead of CDC as the wing a pearly flash can be used...

Materials Used;

Hook, Kamasan B160 size 14
Thread, Uni-8/0 Black
Body, Small or Micro Black Suede Chenille
Legs, Pre-Knotted Black Pheasant Tail
Wing, Natural CDC Feathers
Thorax, Dyed Black Peacock Herl
Hackle, Grizzle Cock

Martin Joergensen


Hi, Micro suede chen...

Hi, Micro suede chenille is this widely available as I have chenille but it didn't look as stiff as the micro black suede chenille used on the Hawthorn Gnat which looked almost stick like


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