151 entries in Silk & Handkerchief / Transformation
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Handkerchief cut up, burnt, and finally found in a Candle with assistant
1876 Modern Magic 249
Unknown The Magic Laundry borrowed handkerchiefs are "washed" in water tub and magically dried
1876 Modern Magic 258
Unknown The Black Velvet Banner three cards are shot with pistol on velvet cloth, they appear stuck on it, flap silk
1889 Tricks with Cards 196
Unknown The Card and Smoke Trick borrowed handkerchief on glass, card fired with pistol and pips appear on handkerchief, also smoke appears in glass
variation in which blank card in glass becomes printed
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 225
Unknown Card Stamp
1889 Tricks with Cards 226
Unknown The Velvet Cloth for the Production of Cards three cards are shot with pistol on velvet cloth, they appear stuck on it, flap silk
1890 More Magic 109
Unknown Ein Tuch verwandelt sich in ein Kartenspiel silk to deck of cards
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Unknown Tuchkunststücke silk changes into cut-up silk in hand of spectator, broken and restored fan
Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 72
Unknown Die wandernden Kartenpoints selection in glass, borrowed handkerchief on glass, smoke blown onto glass, pips appear on handkerchief and card is now blank, also smoke appears in glass (chemical)
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 8
Camill Bihler Tuch- und Papierschnitzel-Kunststück paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and back
Also published here Sep. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 141
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Entstehung aus dem Nichts! silk to billiard ball, multiplies into six balls, one changes color multiple times
Related to Dec. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 4) 53
Unknown Der moderne Phönix handkerchief ends up torn when held by spectator, then to changes into string of pieces tied together, then vanishes and reappears in fruit, then burned and restored
Related to Feb. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 119
Unknown Aaron's Schlange two silks change into a fake snake
Related to Feb. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 123
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die diabolische Variation No. 8, four silks of different color, they change into balls in chosen order, hollow glass balls
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 36
Unknown Silk to Real Egg pull
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 119
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Metamorphose eines Tuches No. 44, silk produced, changes into ribbon, then into small silks, they vanish and reappear inside an egg
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 120
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das Schlangenwunder der Wüste No. 45, two silks change into a fake snake
Related to 1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 124
Unknown Die Verwandlung eines Tuches in einen Billardball silk of chosen color changes into billiard ball of same color, hollow glass ball
July 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7) 101
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle Gemälde No. 2, white cloth in frame lighted from back, it seems transparent, on command an image appears on cloth, chemical
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 114
Unknown Tuch und Zauberstab No. 12, wand wrapped in newspaper, silk vanishes, newspaper torn apart and silk comes out
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 135
Mademoiselle Patrice The Changing Handkerchiefs in tube
1902 The Modern Conjurer 227
Carl Willmann Tuch und Flasche auf der Wanderschaft silk put into cardboard cylinder changes into bottle and back
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 6
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVI. Trifolium 1. Das verwandelte Kartenspiel (deck changes to silk, shell placed in shell)
2. Das Tuch in der Kerzenflamme (silk appears in flame of a candle)
3. Das plötzlich erscheinende Seidentuch (silk appears)
4. Seidentüchlein auf Reisen (silk vanishes and appears knotted between two others, with glass tube)
5. Die magischen Knoten (knotted silks unknot)
1902 Moderne Magie 164
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XXIV. Ein magisches Mirakel 1. Die Puppentücher (silks change into ribbon)
2. Eine gelungene Reparatur (ribbon vanishes and appears as normal silk in a glass)
3. Der Flüchtling (silk placed back inside glass, both vanish unter handkerchief)
4. Wiederkunft (glass filled with red wine appears under handkerchief)
5. Farbenwechsel (red wine changes into white wine)
6. Der unsichtbare Abfluss (liquid vanishes from bottle)
7. Pariser Zuckerbäckerei (bran placed inside glass, changes into candy)
1902 Moderne Magie 209
Unknown How to Change the Wand into a Handkerchief
1903 Later Magic 126
Unknown The Wedding Ring and Flag finger ring wrapped in flash paper vanishes, flag changes into flowers, flag with ring inside appears in covered glass
1903 Later Magic 204
Unknown A Handkerchief Changed to a Billiard-Ball
1903 Later Magic 277
Unknown The Glass Ball, for Changing a Handkerchief to a Billiard-Ball freely chosen colored handkerchief changes into like-colored ball
1903 Later Magic 279
Unknown The "Marvellous Metamorphosis" Silver Cylinder nickled tube to switch handkerchief that is pushed inside
1903 Later Magic 320
Unknown A Handkerchief Changed to Paper Ribbons
1903 Later Magic 322
Camill Bihler A Handkerchief Transformed into Paper Shavings paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and back
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 323
Joseph Michael Hartz A Couple of Handkerchiefs Turned into a Snake fake snake
  • Hartz's Method
1903 Later Magic 333
Charles Bertram Bertram's Flag Trick tissue paper changes into flags
Related to
  • "Isn't It Wonderful!" (Charles Bertram)
1903 Later Magic 349
Unknown Flags and Paper Shavings tissue paper changes into snow storm, then flags produced
1903 Later Magic 351
Unknown Flags Converted into Silken Streamers
1903 Later Magic 352
Unknown An Illustration of Free Trade Principles elaborate routine with silk and egg
Related to 1903 Later Magic 418
Unknown Das magische Kartentuch deck thrown against handkerchief, selected cards cling to it
June 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 91
Unknown A Silk Handkerchief Changed into a Flag bare handed
Also published here 1911 Later Magic 576
Unknown A Silk Handkerchief Changed into a Flag
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 23
Edward Bagshawe Vice Versa blue silk is put into red paper tube and then rolled up in some paper, when unwrapped the tube is blue and silk is read
1924 Exclusive Problems in Magic 24
Oswald Rae The Evolution of the Union Jack flags on stave change and vanish
1926 Between Ourselves 51
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Vom Faden Ariadnes zur roten Fahne. No. 3, thread turns into silk and silk into flag
1926 Magische Miniaturen 17
Oswald Rae Handkerchief to Watch to pocket watch
1927 Wizardry With Watches 7
Laurie Ireland Silks to Streamers, or A Color Change two silks change into four streamers in hand, pull
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 3
Tom Sellers The Floral Banner "A pretty opening effect", flowers on silk become real
1935 Quick Tricks 11
Charles T. Jordan The Spectral Seamstress name of person is magically sewn on handkerchief
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 124
Theodore Annemann A Simplified Five Card Problem Variation combining "A Simplified Five Card Problem" (Genii November 1936) with card silk
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 27) 166
Anthony Ross Card Silk Routine corner torn off selection, becomes blank, white silk has card on it, printed corner still fits
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 216
Unknown Pack of Cards Changed to a Silk Foulard gaffed
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 57
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Transformo billiard ball into handkerchief, balloon as billiard ball
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 52
Karl Germain, Joseph Ovette Germaine's Butterfly Trick handkerchiefs transform into large silk butterfly
1940 Fast Ones 21
Unknown Matches to Silk
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 123) 717
Unknown An Eggs-traordinary Eggs-planation fake explanation, ends with real egg
Variations 1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 394
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Magic Imprint card signed on back, card in glass covered with signed handkerchief, card becomes blank and pips appear on handkerchief, also smoke appears in glass
Related to 1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 11
Unknown 10 - Patriotic Silks using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86)
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 90
Unknown Handkerchief to Billiard Ball hollow ball
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 331
Kolmar Silken Switch
Inspired by 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 39) 162
Unknown The Mystic Ribbons paper ribbons to silk
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 323
Unknown Receptacle for Dye Tube
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 54) 221
Bob Hanko Flash light cigarette transforms into a silk with a flash
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 56) 230
Phil J. Flad, Jr. Lota Bowl combined with change bag, silks are wrung out over lota bowl, transform into Union Jack
Oct. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 5) 76
Warner Perry Ball to Silk
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 87) 352
L. Hopple, Ed. Prendergast Aladdin's Lamp handkerchief turns into lighted lamp
1946 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 30
Hen Fetsch Rice Silks or Beer milk is poured in bottle changes into rice silks or beer
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 8
Hen Fetsch Flower Silk milk poured in cup turns into bouquet of flowers, then cup changes into silk
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 9
Hen Fetsch Undercover Soaft Soap idea, washing routine with panties and handkerchiefs
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 22
John Hamilton Bloomin' Silk silk is produced and vanished several times, then it turns into a rose
Also published here 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 136) 545
Laurie Ireland A Checker Mystery handkerchief transformation in tube, checkers production
1947 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 8
Frank Cruse Silken Silver coin changes to silk
1948 Principles and Deceptions 77
Dick Piser Piser's Flaming Boutonniere handkerchief changes into boutonniere in a flash
Related to 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 242) 969
Bob Fisher The Melting Silk handkerchief in fist changes to liquid
1953 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 40
Dick Piser In a Flash ball is wrapped in paper, paper is lighted with a match and changes into a silk
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 312) 51
Karrell Fox Where's the Bunny? handkerchief with rabbit printed on it vanishes from bag an appears in hat but without image, instead real rabbit is found in hat
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 1
Laurie Ireland Golf Ball to Silk shell
1954 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954) 15
Billy McComb An Act for a Lazy Magician complete act
  • Ring on Stick
  • Card through Handkerchief
  • Anti-Gravity Glasses
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Transformation of Handkerchief ("The End" appears)
1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 4
Eugene Gloye Magic Weaving - A Change Bag Quicke spools change into silks
1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 23
John Hamilton Bloomin' Silk silk is produced and vanished several times, then it turns into a rose
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 225
Leonard Austin Patriotic Frame country is selected and flag changes into iconic figure of chosen country
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 29
William G. Barcroft A Sunday School Trick several silks change into one big silk cross, inside bag
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 26
Bert Allerton Impromptu Handkerchief Routine
1958 The Close-Up Magician 44
C. James Rainho Red White & Blue Fantasy silks change to flag, flag vanishes and appears on flag pole
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 50
Charlie Miller, David Devant A Lesson in Magic with assistant, one claims to teach "handkerchief to lemon", handkerchief changes to small pieces, to ribbon, then to lemon, handkerchief inside, center cut out of two handkerchiefs, mismade handkerchief restoration, handkerchief to liquid, restored handkerchiefs reappear
1961 An Evening with Charlie Miller 41
Lu Brent Glove to Hank glove turns into handkerchief
1961 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 355) 249
Maurice Blackman Rabbit to Silk
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 58
Maurice Blackman The End rabbit placed inside banner, vanishes and picture of rabbit appears on banner
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 63
Will Starr Stronger Than Dirt the word dirt vanishes from handkerchief, only holes of letters remain, then handkerchief is intact again
1966 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 58
Lu Brent Two Tricks
  • ashes of burnt ribbon change into flower (Ireland's "Match To Flower")
  • idea for "Sock Finish" by De Lage (silk changes to sock)
  • Bill Frazee's no-fake egg bag
June 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 187
Gen. Franklin M. Davis Flowers of Fatima Silk transform to bouquet of flowers
1968 Newspaper Magic 68
Tony Cole Cremation Silk loose thread is given to spectator, silk changes to more thread, becomes silk again in spectator's hand
Jan. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 3) 236
John Brown John Brown's Instant Silk silk changes to dove
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 34
William Humphries Off Beat Ideas various ideas
  • flag appears on wand
  • Gravity Glass
  • Anti Gravico
  • vase and cord
  • Milk Pitcher
  • orange silk changes into lemon
  • Bang Gun
  • Magic Con Block & Coin Slide
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 88
Roy Johnson The Spotted Can presentation for Jack Hughes' "The Polka Dot Barrel" / "Can Can Polka", poem, first in The Talisman No. 52
1971 Second Time Around 49
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Color Changing Candle colors of handkerchief and candle transpose, apparatus
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 76
Patrick Page Dyeing a Handkerchief in paper tube
Related to 1974 Tricks with Handkerchiefs 15
Patrick Page The Changing Bag handkerchiefs turn into flag
1974 Tricks with Handkerchiefs 62
T. Nelson Downs, Unknown An Eggs-traordinary Eggs-planation Added ruse by Downs
Inspired by 1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 172
Jan Torell A Giant Card to Silk card to silk, then more handkerchiefs and cards are produced
Variations 1975 Magic by Jan Torell 13
Jan Torell Card Frame card in frame / houlette changes into silk
1975 Magic by Jan Torell 19
Jan Torell Quick Colour Change of a Silk
1975 Magic by Jan Torell 20
David Berglas My Appearing Cane Finale - A Novel Appearing Cane Presentation handkerchief thrown in air changes to cane
1976 David Berglas Lecture 22
Jerry Mentzer Matchbook to Silk
1976 Second Lecture 1
Gaëtan Bloom Hank to Egg Exposed without fake egg
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 7) 700
Karrell Fox Banner-Bit confetti thrown in empty cloth banner, name appears
1979 Another Book 198
Karrell Fox Nova-Cane cane transforms into silk with name of next performer
1979 Another Book 199
Patrick Page Emcee Bit comedy presentation for Sitta's Leopard Silk
1980 Magic Page by Page 10
Kennedy Smith Rubik's Handkerchief rubik's cube spots appear on handkerchief
1982 Rubik Cubik Magik 34
Michael Ammar Topitized Silk to Egg
1983 The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 99
Pavel Loch-Blendo knots in handkerchiefs are removed, handkerchiefs with holes are placed in paper tube and transform into one big handkerchief with lots of holes
1983 Neue Magische Ideen 11
Meir Yedid Loaded Silk to Cane clever handling for handkerchief to appearing cane
1986 Stage Stuff 23
Karl Fulves Liquid to Silk red silk arranged in glass to look like red juice
1987 Contemporary Handkerchief Magic - Part One 3
Loyal Burke, Patrick Page The Go-Kum Pull special design, also to change color of handkerchief and other possibilities
1987 The Pull Book 21
Kazuyuki Hase Metamorph-Rose rose transforms in red and green silk
1988 New Magic Of Japan 20
Juan Tamariz The Card Printed on the Handkerchief
1988 The Five Points in Magic 25
Unknown Cigarette to Silk visual transformation
1988 Card Kinetics 38
Unknown Liquid to Silk colored silk in glass looks like liquid
1988 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 10
Karrell Fox A "Pack O' Silk" full pack of cigarettes, silk vanishes from paper, cigarettes changes into silk inside case
1988 My Latest Book 106
Roy Kissell The Arkay Silk Fold guaranteeing that design on silk appears the right way for cane to silk
1988 My Latest Book 138
Thomas Hierling Casanova Revisited silk changes into small paper flower, split into two flowers
Inspired by 1988 First there was a dream 12
Fantasio Kerze zu Tuch mit klarer Handhabung candle transforms into silk
1988 Fantasio 12
Fantasio Kerze zu Tuch zu Stock candle transforms into handkerchief and later into cane
1988 Fantasio 37
Channing Pollock Das Rosentuch flower on jacket turns to silk, rolling technique
1989 The Lecture of Channing Pollock 12
Alexander de Cova, Jan Torell Blitz-Kartenverwandlung jumbo card (or sign, menu, ...) visually transforms into silk, ends clean
Inspired byAlso published here 1990 Horizons 29
Jean Garance Rose verwandelt sich in ein Seidentuch rose from jacket turns into handkerchief, method to roll handkerchief
1990 Jean Garance 3
Jean Garance Eine Seidentücher-Routine handkerchief routine
  • color change
  • cut and restored
  • Twentieth Century Silks
  • Blendo
  • production of object / animal
1990 Jean Garance 29
Michael Ammar Silk to Egg
1991 The Magic of Michael Ammar 183
Alexander de Cova 2. Das Kartentuch picture of cards appears on silk
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 9
Karrell Fox A Mouse in the House mouse from handkerchief becomes cotton stuffed mouse
1991 Goodies 27
Alexander de Cova, Jan Torell Blitzkarten-Verwandlung jumbo card (or sign, menu, ...) visually transforms into silk, ends clean
Inspired byAlso published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 15
Steven Hamilton Silk and Sponge "Professional Routines"
silk vanishes, appear in rolled-up bill, changes into sponge ball which splits in two, sponge routine
Also published here 1992 Profile (Issue 9) 5
Ali Bongo Silk to Rose silk is transformed into head of rose, then it is attached to stem
1994 Lecture Notes '94 5
Karrell Fox Traffic-Trick black and white traffic light on silk becomes colorful, teaching about traffic safety
1995 Much Ado About Something 78
Fantasio Der Challenger Stock cane to handkerchief, with challenger preparation
1995 Fantasio 9
Fantasio Akrobatischer, farbwechselnder Stock silk on cane jumps into a hat, cane changes color and then transforms into silk
1995 Fantasio 15
Pavel Rose zu Tuch rose on jacket transforms into silk
1995 M wie Magie 30
Yuji Yamamoto Tuch zum Stock handkerchief to cane, preparation for cane
1996 Ideen von Yuji Yamamoto 4
Yuji Yamamoto Noch eine Zugabe handkerchief appears in flash, and changes into cane
1996 Ideen von Yuji Yamamoto 7
Alexander de Cova Ball zu Tuch ball visually changes to silk
1998 Secrets No. 2 78
Stanley Best Silk Squeeze glass with milk covered with red silk, white silk appears and vanishes, in glass is now shot glass with white silk inside, lead-in for Chanin's TV Production
1999 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 1) 11
Christian Scherer Locked Room Mystery handkerchief in locked tube is found have blood on it, murder story presentation
2002 Kreative Magie 23
Eric Mead When Children Walk With Canes presentation for appearing cane with picture cards
Also published here 2003 Reflexions 11
David Kaye The Bread Trick Red transform to white handkerchief, white handkerchief change into bread, then change back to red
2005 Seriously Silly 63
David Kaye Presidential Mis-Made Flag Three silks fuse to form American flag, with comedy routine
2005 Seriously Silly 77
Eric Mead When Children Walk with Canes presentation for appearing cane with picture cards
Also published here 2006 Tangled Web 179
Tom Stone Eggs from Bombay combo with silk to egg, eggs under bowl (Benson's Bowl), multiplying eggs
2011 Maelstrom 135
Patrick Page Dyeing the Silks in paper tube
Related to 2011 Magic Page by Page 181
Patrick Page With a Thumb TIp ideas with a thumb tip
  • With a Pencil
  • The Thumb Tip as a Producing Agent
  • For the Platform Act
  • Smaller 'n' Smaller
  • Suddenly Something Happened
2011 Magic Page by Page 205
Patrick Page Sock It handkerchief changes to sock
2011 Magic Page by Page 287
Patrick Page The Flash Box handkerchief in box, box burns and explodes and handkerchief is shown burnt, gag
2011 Magic Page by Page 288
Patrick Page Spots Off comedy presentation for Sitta's Leopard Silk
2011 Magic Page by Page 290
Patrick Page Good Evening words on silk change
2011 Magic Page by Page 299
Steven Hamilton Silk & Sponge silk vanishes, appear in rolled-up bill, changes into sponge ball which splits in two, sponge routine
Also published here 2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 154