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Making of Swiss Mayfly - materials
Body original natural Swiss straw Rafia color beige (SwissR)
Tail: red pheasant
Ribbing: brown silk or DMC
Hackles: yellow, green, grey or brown
Wings: Swiss wild duck
Since these flies attract the big lake trout- use a strong hook size 8 or 10 to hold them safely.
Remake: Yellow Mayfly
Mayflies of Mouches de Vallorbe 1925- selected patterns
Copyright Swissflies - Swiss historical flies. Any commercial remake is forbidden without the written permission of Swissflies, the holder of all rights of "Mouches de Vallorbe".