Peacock quills are naturally beautiful and provide realistic segmentation that mimic a variety of small mayfly nymphs.
The historic downside of a quill body is that they are extremely delicate. We address that by coating ours in a thin resin that makes them bombproof.
These slender body flies with a tungsten head cut though the water allowing anglers to fish deeper. The inverted bead on these flies will flip the hook so it rids point up protecting the point from snags.