The diagnostic feature is the tufts of raised wing scales (indicated by arrows in the second image).
1052 Acleris umbrana from Westonzoyland
raised scales on wing of A. umbrana
I took my first Brindled Beauty of the year n Friday night. yesterday, while walking the dog, I found a mating pair on a tree stake.
1927 Brindled Beauty Lycia hirtaria pair.