A how to video showing a version of the Purple Haze Cripple attractor dry. Fly tying recipe also included.
A great dry attractor pattern that sits lower in the surface film than a standard parachute. Most often fished in sizes 14-18 and its profile most closely resembles a crippled or hatching mayfly.
Hook: Standard Dry Fly 12-18
Thread: Purple 8/0 or 70 denier
Trailing Shuck: Brown Sparkle Yarn or Zelon
Body: Purple Flex-Floss or comparable material
Wing: White Para Post Wing or comparable
Hackle: Grizzly dry fly (can use brown or grizzly/brown combo as well)