Violet

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Published on Dec 01, 2017 by

Looking for a pattern to try early in a chironomid hatch?

The Violet is an example of many chironomid patterns with a black or dark claret/maroon theme. This pattern style does an excellent job when trout are focused on staging pupa that have just transformed from the larval stage.

Violet
Hook: Daiichi 1120 #10-#16
Thread: MFC 8/0, Rust Brown
Rib: Ultra Wire, Copper
Underbody: Holographic Mylar Red
Body: Buzzer Wrap, Dark Claret
Bead: Copper
Gills: U.V. Sparkle Yarn, White

Material & Product Sources
Daiichi Hooks: https://goo.gl/hP8C5c
Beads: http://www.canadianllama.com/brass-beads
Buzzer Wrap: https://goo.gl/yG8LUy
Regal Vise: http://amzn.to/2Aki5Tb
Dr. Slick Scissors: http://amzn.to/2Aj9jox
Dr. Slick Whip Finisher: http://amzn.to/2jBpxzo
Dr. Slick Bodkin: http://amzn.to/2BCcGW1
Rite Ceramic Bobbin: http://amzn.to/2Axr4B9
MFC 8/0 Rusty Brown Thread: http://amzn.to/2Ailnqa
Ultra Wire-Copper: http://amzn.to/2AzIPzO

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