The fly can be fished on stillwaters or tumbling streams from the first day to the last. Can be fished static, dead drift or even used with a figure of eight retrieve.
Place a 2mm Bead at the eye of the hook shank, secure the bead with a piece of copper wire bent into a loop and tied down the hookshank with thread.
Wrap the thread down the hook shank to a place well into the hook bend.
Create a thick rope of dubbed hairs ear and wind the dubbing up the hook shank to the bead.
Wind the dubbing back to the start of the hook bend and then back up to the bead, this makes a neat tapered body
Whip finish behind the bead