|Wine Merchant ~ Steven Bird|
Leisenring’s Black Gnat is a killing fly, long one of my favorites. Never being able to leave well-enough alone, I’m always tinkering with the sexy mingling of black & claret that, I think, makes the LBG so effective. This version sprouted some distance from the parent tree, took up trade & changed its name.
Hook: #12 Mustad 94840
Thread: wine UNI 8/0
Hackle: natural black/bronze hen
Body: claret yarn, single strand, touched with black rabbit & twisted