130 entries in Silk & Handkerchief / Ribbon
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown How to pull laces innumerable out of your mouth, of what colour or length you list, and never anie thing seene to be therein mouth coils
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 194
Unknown How to draw ribbins of any colour out of your mouth, and to deliver it by the yard mouth coils
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 29
Unknown A very strange tricke whereby you may seeme to cut a piece of Tape into 2. or 4. parts, and make it whole againe with words
1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 43
Unknown Les Anneaux Enfilés Dans un Double Ruban grandmother's necklace - routine, with rings and ribbon, referencing Ozanam
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 36
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 1 Ribbon is cut into twenty pieces and restored using a small box
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 24
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 2 Ribbon is cut and restored between two pieces of wood
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 26
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 3 Ribbon is cut and restored several times without apparatus (measured each time)
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 27
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 1 expliqué Explanation of the cut and restored ribbon from p. 24
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 66
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 2 expliqué Explanation of the cut and restored ribbon from p. 26
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 67
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 3 expliqué Explanation of the cut and restored ribbon from p. 27
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 68
Unknown The Bottle and Ribbons dry ribbons of named colors produced from filled bottle
1876 Modern Magic 376
Unknown Das verschwindende Kartenspiel Eine Kartensoirée No. 9
deck vanishes from borrowed hat, long ribbon pours out instead, card triangles attached so they can be fanned, attached to pull
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 44
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli VII. Seltsam, seltsam, sonderbar! 1. Das Loch im Taschentuch (hole is cut in handkerchief and restored)
2. Das verschwindende Geldstück (coin disappears under glass, and appears again)
3. Katalepsie eines Taschentuchs (Silk balances on corner)
4. Das Taschentuch als Zuckerbäcker (candy production from silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 107
Unknown A Handkerchief Changed to Paper Ribbons
1903 Later Magic 322
Unknown Flags Converted into Silken Streamers
1903 Later Magic 352
Joseph Michael Hartz The Ribbon-Producing Egg
Related toAlso published here 1903 Later Magic 432
Unknown The Bewitched Orange long ribbon produced from orange
1903 Later Magic 434
Edward Bagshawe The Educated Ribbon slate is covered and put on a stand, a ribbon moves up from under the cover by itself and is then shown to be in the configuration of a previously chosen design of a set of design cards
Variations 1924 Exclusive Problems in Magic 19
Edward Bagshawe "Thought Precipitation" stage version, slate is covered and put on a stand, a ribbon moves up from under the cover by itself and is then shown to be in the configuration of a previously chosen design of a set of design cards
Inspired by 1924 Exclusive Problems in Magic 84
Chris Charlton, Laurie Ireland Another Effect with Chris Charlton's Ringing the Ribbon Gimmick ring and ribbon
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 25
Tom Sellers The Cut Tape and Match Box
1931 Sellers' Secrets 7
Tom Sellers Another Cut Ribbon Effect
1931 Sellers' Secrets 8
Tom Sellers A Pretty Ribbon Effect two ribbons visibly transpose, apparatus
1933 More Secrets 19
John K. Bays A Flash Ribbon Restoration ribbon floats, is cut, pieces float, then restored
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 39
Edward Bagshawe A Giant Card Problem jumbo card with two holes is inside case with matching holes, ribbon threaded through holes, card is removed while ribbon’s ends are held
1936 ca. Twenty Magical Novelties 31
Edward Bagshawe Magic Letters tumbler of alphabet letters, ribbon is vanished and reproduced from within tumbler, letters are stuck to ribbon that spell out thought-of word
1936 ca. Twenty Magical Novelties 53
Robert Parrish, John Goodrum P. and G. Cut and Restored Ribbon
1937 You'd be Surprised 63
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Cut and Restored Turban
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 48
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Restored Ribbon
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 65
Tom Sellers The Ribbon Pyramid confetti vanish in a bowl, ribbons appear which remain suspended in the form of a pyramid over the bowl
1939 Scots Magic 10
Tom Sellers Off And On Again ribbon is removed from a gift box and under cover the ribbon appear again tied around the box, shell
1939 Scots Magic 11
Franklin M. Chapman Puff ribbon is produced from rolled up paper tube
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 7) 2
Franklin M. Chapman Hindu Turban cut and restored turban / ribbon
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 2) 1
Wu Ling A Chinese Phantasy glass with water is covered with paper, paper ribbons are produced from inside and glass vanishes, then two doves are produced from ribbons
1940 Fast Ones 30
Edward Victor A Restored Tape and Ring Effect borrowed ring tied to end of ribbon, ribbon cut in center and tied back together, knot vanishes and ribbon is restored while spectator is wearing ring, “Introducing a Novel Principle”
1940 ca. More Magic of the Hands — Part One 47
Rudy Reimer Ribbon of Eurus
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 130) 747
Tom Sellers Silks From Confetti confetti in cups transform into ribbons
1941 Condensed Conjuring 4
Tom Sellers Oriental Cut and Restored ribbon in wooden frame is cut and restored, gaffed
1941 Condensed Conjuring 5
G. Gloria Ruban de Soie coupé er réparé ribbon is pulled through coin with two slits, cut and restored
May 1941 La Baguette Magique (Issue 5) 6
Lloyd W. Chambers Transribbo signed ribbon is cut in half and tied together, knot is cut off and ribbon is restored
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 26
Gordon M. Howatt A Different Kind of Penetration ribbon through holes of a tube glass, which has two holes as well is put inside and is threaded on the ribbon
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 2
Walter B. Gibson Cut To Measure cut and restored tape measure
Also published here 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 6) 21
Bob Hanko Gaglet Department
  • bit of business for the walking through a ribbon routine (Hanko)
  • deck transforms into a forcing deck gag
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 17) 70
Jean Hugard Spectacular Flash Opening paper is ignited, ribbons, a silk and an umbrella appear
July 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 2) 5
Jack Blades Balls and Ribbons from the Mouth Routine ping pong balls and ribbon from mouth routine
1944 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 28
Joseph Ovette The Waterless Tube water in can changes to ribbon streamers, then baby chicken appear
1944 Tricks and Illusionettes 6
F. H. Jeudevine "Pop's" Opener ribbon is cut and becomes circle which is cut in half in two circles, clippo variation
1945 My Best 314
Unknown Popper! from fold in sleeve
Related to 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 95) 386
Unknown The Cut and Restored Ribbon thumb tip
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 317
Unknown A Card on Ribbon Mystery card in envelope peneatrates ribbon that goes through both items
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 320
Unknown The Dollar Bill on the Ribbon bill with notified serial number and slit penetrates ribbon in envelope
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 323
Douglas Dexter The Ghostly Ribbon ribbon is cut in envelope but left undamaged
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 326
Unknown A Wandering Ribbon marked ribbon travels from envelope to envelope, thumb tip
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 333
Unknown King Solomon's Marriage Bands Afghan Bands handling
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 335
Arthur Leroy The "Whamsy" Cut and Restored Ribbon
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 337
Laurie Ireland Cut Ribbon Gag cut and restored ribbon, color freely chosen, index
1946 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 12
Milbourne Christopher Ribbon Fantastique idea for Massey's Ribbon Release
Jan. 1946 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 8) 184
Paul Curry On and Off two ribbon rings threaded through a nut and lowered into a hat, under a handkerchief the selected ribbon penetrates the nut
Related to 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 127) 512
U. F. Grant Cut and Restored String, Ribbon or Rope thin rope or string looped around pencil, cut and restored, really cut off-center and short piece stolen away
Oct. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 10
Harlan Tarbell, Joseph J. Kolar A Later Variation Clippo, credit information
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 275
John Hamilton Diamond Mystery card with hole in envelope, ribbon penetrates card and ends up threaded on card
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 176) 704
John A. M. Howie John Howie's "Ring and Ribbon" ring falls off ribbon, wax
VariationsAlso published here
  • John Howie's "Thanks to Ellis" in "Pentagram" Vol. 3, No. 8. 1949.
1952 Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 6
Unknown Ching-Chang-Chong = T'Sun-schynt-schö three disks with different colors, chosen color penetrates ribbon
1952 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 13 No. 2) 17
Bertram Millidge A Ring and a Ribbon five phases, with and without the Jardine Ellis Ring, normal ring and split ring
1953 Two Jardine Ellis Ring-On-Ribbon Routines 2
Bertram Millidge A Quick Ring Trick ring on ribbon, two phases, Jardine Ellis Ring, with slit cut ring
1953 Two Jardine Ellis Ring-On-Ribbon Routines 8
Tenkai Ishida Knots Supreme - Tenkai Silk and Tapes grandmother's necklace
1953 Six Tricks by Tenkai 4
Alton Sharpe Two Ribbon Cut using thumb tip and loops
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 101
Blackstar Mystic Match Box rippon penetrates matchbox, three methods
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 119
Walter B. Gibson Cut to Measure cut and restored tape measure
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 92
Bertram Millidge New Move with the Jardine Ellis Ring through ribbon
1956 Unconventional Magic 23
Bertram Millidge Silk through Ring larger ring through ribbon
1956 Unconventional Magic 24
Sam "Cordé" Cohn Cut & Restored Ribbon Up-to-Date part of "Dress Up Your Oldies"
1957 26 Originals 12
Unknown Wie ist das möglich cut and restored ribbon, covered with paper, lose pair of scissors
Also published here
  • in "Magie"
1957 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 18 No. 5) 536
Max Malini Cut and Restored Ribbon loop
1962 Malini and His Magic 38
Allessandro Cut and Restored Christmas Ribbon Christmas themed
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 37
Allessandro Merry Ideas from My Notebook Christmas themed presentation ideas for Pin Cushion Balloons and The Color Changing Ribbon
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 40
North Bigbee Severed Silk using Ireland' Magnetic Rubber Strips
1966 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 18
Paul Stadelman The Dizzy Die large die with hole penetrates ribbon
1966 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 71
Glenn G. Gravatt Ring Transposition under a handkerchief a red ring knotted on a red ribbon and a yellow ring knotted on a yellow ribbon change places
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 47
Ben Christopher Ambulating Glass ring penetrates ribbon underneath wrapped glass, then glass penetrates table
Winter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 137
Dan Tong Ring and Ribbon Ellis Ring
1969 HEX! 67
Eddie Joseph Cutting Through a Lady with a ribbon
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 269
Pavel The Ribbon Transposition chosen ribbon vanishes from a glass and appears attached on other ribbon in second glass
1970ca. Successful Magic 17
Ed Mishell Ribbon-Cut
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 171
Han van Senus Another Ribbon Penetration borrowed ring
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 219
Robert (Bob) Hess Droxene's Ring two paper rings link onto a ribbon, then with each other
Related to Jan. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 479
Edgar Benyon Impromptu Hat Coils toilet roll
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 123
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Cut & Restored Ribbon in a frame, apparatus
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 73
Amedeo Vacca Lebanese Ribbon cut & restored
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 28
Unknown Cut and Restored Ribbon cut through paper
1975 Another Close-up Cavalcade 155
Faucett Ross The Hindu Turban Cut and restored rope type of routine with turban material
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 58
Unknown Block and Ribbon Release block in a frame penetrates ribbon
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 52
Louis Histed Histead Block Release block threaded on a ribbon is released, block in a container
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 80
Frank Garcia The Maximus Routine for the Experts Wild Card routine with big holes in all cards with ribbon penetration climax
1977 Wildcard Miracles 141
Stephen Minch The Ribbon That Was Something Ellis ribbon, small metal ring appears, penetration routine
Inspired by 1977 Creations of a Magical Madman 76
Punx Abenteuer auf dem Fischmarkt presentation for Jastrow Illusion, with two fish
Related to 1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 50
Lu Brent Eine zweifache Wiederherstellung cut and restored ribbon with repeat
Aug. 1979 Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 2) 65
Sam Leo Horowitz Das wandernde Band signed ribbon vanishes in one handkerchief and appears inside another
Aug. 1979 Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 2) 67
Patrick Page The Big Steal misdirection for final production in a manipulation act
1980 Magic Page by Page 11
Jimmy Revill Block and Frame block penetrates ribbon in frame apparatus
1980 After Dinner Technique 57
Roy Baker Squizzors Cut and restored ribbon
1983 Baker's Capers 19
Ali Bongo Ribbon Fountain Finale from hat, with flowers at the end of ribbon
1983 1983 9
Jerry Mentzer 33 1/3 Release ribbon through record or beer mat with hole
1984 (ca.) Magic of my Friends 2
Karrell Fox Cut N' Shake Rope quickie
1986 For My Next Trick... 71
Meir Yedid Cut and Restored Scarf instant restauration
1986 Stage Stuff 31
Phoa Yan Tiong Zerschnittenes & Wiederhergestelltes Tuch bluff
July 1989 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 4&5) 187
Wesley James Jack Off deck has hole in middle, two selections a threaded on ribbon, one of them penetrates the ribbon
1990 Stop Fooling Us Lecture Notes 45
Unknown Locked in Place No. 64, rope tied between both wrists of performer, ribbon around it through keyhole, penetration
1990 Self-Working Rope Magic 135
Jean Garance Eine Routine mit Seidenbändern und einem Changierbeutel ribbons in bag become ribbon rings, then they link, form a large ring and disappear at the end, with child assistant
1990 Jean Garance 6
Mila Trnka Das Frauenherz ribbons penetrate a person
Also published here
  • Prager Zaubereien
Sep. 1992 Intermagic (Vol. 17 No. 2) 70
Patrick Page Der Grosse Diebstahl misdirection for final production in a manipulation act
Also published here 1993 Lecture Patrick Page 47
Sid Fleischman You, Too, Can Saw A Lady in Two "Or, Five Minutes of Comedy Suspense with a Red Ribbon"
ribbon through person
1993 The Charlatan's Handbook 210
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Wie der Fink seine Farben bekam large paper becomes colored and bird images appear while ribbons become white
July 1994 Intermagic (Vol. 18 No. 4&5) 163
Robert Parrish Ellis in Bangkok ribbon penetration with ellis ring
Inspired by
  • B.A. Millidge (The Magic Wand, Oct./Nov. 1938)
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 60
Goutam Guha Ring on the Ribbon
1996 Tricks with the Jardine Ellis Ring 8
Goutam Guha Ring off the Ribbon
1996 Tricks with the Jardine Ellis Ring 9
Jack Bridwell Seidenband-Restauration ribbon restoration with tube
1997 Intermagic (Vol. 21 No. 4&5) 190
Doug Edwards Cut And Restored Ribbon cut in Himber Wallet
1998 The Himber Wallet Book 43
Paul Curry On and Off two ribbon rings threaded through a nut and lowered into a hat, under a handkerchief the selected ribbon penetrates the nut, brema nut
Related to 2001 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 356
Joseph Michael Hartz Ribbon from Egg
  • First Method (Hartz)
  • Second Method
Also published here 2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 20
Harold W. Marshall Egg and Ribbon egg in pocket transposes with ribbon
Also published here
  • "The Ribbon Egg" (The Gen, Vol. 18, No. 8, Dec. 1962, p. 214)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 152
Al Baker Ribbon Trick using thumb tip
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 571
Al Baker Ribbon Through Wand
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 638
Al Baker Burned Ribbon Trick thumb tip
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 686
Al Baker Ribbon Laundry two thumb tips
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 732
Robert E. Neale Boros the Boastful Boa Story about snakes twisting themselves using a strip of rubber, twists vanish and appear on the strip of rubber
2008 This Is Not a Book 160
Troy Hooser The Bottomless Box Objects produced from bottomless box, strange things happen when placed in it (Produce crystal balls, linking ribbons, spongeball routine, ring links on ribbon)
Inspired by 2010 Moments 41
Patrick Page The Big Steal misdirection for final production in a manipulation act
Also published here 2011 Magic Page by Page 306
Unknown Ribbon Escape card peeked at in deck with hole through all cards, ribbon through deck and pulled, selection jumps out
2015 Errata (Issue 1) 15
Joaquín Matas El Billete (La Cinta al Billete y de 20 a 500€) silk ribbon is produced and vanished from borrowed bill, then bill changes to other bill and back
2016 A Fuego Lento — Volumen II 215