60 entries in Clothing / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Professor Hoffmann The Magician's Dress
  • Profondes
  • Pochettes
  • "Loading" Pockets
1876 Modern Magic 8
Unknown Die Schosstaschen des Fracks pockets in tails
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 26
Carl Willmann Das Verschwinden einer brennenden Petroleum-Lampe vanishing lit petroleum candle, using a fake strapped-on arm
July 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 104
Professor Hoffmann Chapter I - The Conjurer's Dress and Contrivances in Connection therewith chapter intro
1903 Later Magic 1
Oswald Rae Milady's Dorothy Bag (Improved Version) small bag with make up powder and soap, powder poured out and soap placed in powder box, then they change places again
1928 Sub Rosa 42
Theodore Annemann Fake Tear Sound gag
1938 The Jinx (Issue Summer Extra 1938) 318
Laurie Ireland How to Wind and Tie a Turban
1943 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 19
N. Majahara Destroyed and Restored Dress hem of a dress is cut, burnt and restored
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 38) 159
Jack Blades Gag with a Lady's Purse loading stuff in a lady's purse
1944 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 18
Greer Marechal Jr. Purse Pastry cake in the hat with spectator's purse
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 114) 457
Billy McComb William "discovers" "Multicore" Solder two ideas with a special wire
  • bending flower
  • gag with tie
1947 The First Book of William 22
Clayton Rawson Strip Tease undressing a man's vest without taking off the jacket, then removing someone's tie and shirt, stooge
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 124) 497
Eddie Joseph Body Productions for Stage or Platform bill to banana, producing women's underwear from spectator during routine
1950 The Art of Body Loading & Productions 43
Leonard Austin Sands of Time three buckets are filled with sand, they change into costumes
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 20
Paul Curry, Bill Woodfield Pocketed card to watch pocket, slit, with reflex beginning
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 169
Martin Gardner Clothing Chapter intro
1956 Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 86
Gene Kirk Scotchman "Elevator" Gadget thread with weight in breast pocket, silk jumps back, floating silk etc.
1962 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 369) 304
Jason McArdle Paper Routine Produce clothing from newspaper, then cut and restored
1968 Newspaper Magic 90
Jimmy Williamson Caught Short panties appear between two knotted silks
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 72
Arthur Setterington Crazy Apron apron worn by kid falls on the floor during show, gag for "Baking a Cake"
1972 Straight Line Mysteries 12
Billy McComb Resurrected! ideas for gag in which thread comes out of clothing and is pulled and then becomes very long
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 123
Martin Gardner Brush Gag apparently brushing spectator's jacket
Related to
  • Whisk Broom Nr.2 in Martin Gardner's "Encyclopedia of Impromptu Magic" p.570
1973 Thanks to Pepys... 27
Karrell Fox Close-Up Cumberbund storing and organising props in cummerbund
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 137
Punx Indisches Märchen pearl necklace is cut and restored, pearls travel to hand and necklace enlarge
1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 25
Karrell Fox Mentalism in Disguise images with faces with different beards, spectator selections one while performer turns his back, when performer turns back, he has the same (fake) beard in his face
Related to 1979 Another Book 121
Karrell Fox The Great, "Broom-Schtick" Illusion gag, brushing off dust from spectator's jacket
1979 Another Book 315
Ken Brooke Collared! gag with paper collar
  • Two Handed Gag (for double act)
1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 44
Unknown Vest Turning No. 13, hands tied, vest turns inside out
Related to 1983 101 Psychic Tests 5
"Magic" Christian Stelzel My Tie Cut - The Cut and Restored Tie tie placed in folded jumbo card
1983 Lecture Magic 19
M. B. Grierson Lost Fumbulators joke, pull pants pocket out and showing the elephant "impersonation"
joke with an envelope
Oct. 1984 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 8) 1265
Steve Dusheck On to the Vest invisible vest under jacket, left side for vanishing and right side for loading
  • Adjustments to the Vest
  • Adjusting the Production Vest
  • Topit adjustments
1985 The Dusheck Vest 2
Steve Dusheck Close-up Vest using Dusheck Vest to store items for close-up or walk-around, pocket management
1985 The Dusheck Vest 12
Karrell Fox "Cups and Balls Apron"
1986 For My Next Trick... 172
Meir Yedid Cut and Restored Scarf instant restauration
1986 Stage Stuff 31
Karl Fulves Well Suited sight gags with suspenders/suit, posed as problem
1988 Interlocutor (Issue 51) 248
Rich Bloch Streaker design duplication, packet of cards, tunnel from breast to side pocket
Sep. 1988 Magick (Issue 410) 2048
Slydini No Pockets No. 6, sight gag, silk pulled from breast pocket even though no pocket is there
1988 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 17
Salverio Piacente The Pocket Full of Miracles Pocket is turned inside out and "rises"
Aug. 1989 Apocalypse (Vol. 12 No. 8) 1674
Cardini Laden aus dem Frackschwanz load from tailcoat, with small card manipulation sequence
1989 The Lecture of Channing Pollock 35
Michael Weber Knocked for a Loop ripped and restored belt loop
1991 Life Savers 56
Steve Dusheck Auto Silk plastic jumbo coin produced from silk, applications with Dusheck Vest and Fanglassic
Also published here 1992 Dusheck's Coin Magic 87
Alan Wakeling The Parisian Costume Trunk in trunk a woman appears wearing a chosen dress
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 293
Alexander de Cova Etwas über Halterbefestigungen on attaching holders to the clothing
Also published here Mar. 1995 Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 2) 49
John Graham On Sale number prediction on price tag of jacket, spectator guess price correctly
Variations Mar. 1997 Apocalypse (Vol. 20 No. 3) 2769
Larry White The Necklace in the Light Bulb
Also published here
  • "The Necklace in the Light Bulb" in "MUM" April, 1991.
Dec. 1997 Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 6) 11
Alexander de Cova Frack, Weste und noch viel mehr... clothing for stage manipulation
  • "Neuralgische" Punkte im Frack
  • Paddings
  • Das Topit
  • Das Nackenband
1998 Secrets No. 2 52
Dondrake Darwin's BlackArt Striptease Lady's clothes slowly float away from her body one by one into a basket, then clothes in basket vanish
1998 Black Art Breakthroughs 33
Chad Long The Lint Brush lint brush is full of lint after brushed against spectator's jacket
2000 Some Other Stuff... 8
Alexander de Cova Etwas über Halterbefestigungen on attaching holders to the clothing
Also published here 2002 Power Workshop 11
Trevor Lewis Bathing Beauty presentation for "Bathing Beauty", rolled picture of a woman, clothes are removed
2009 Routines Matter 31
Jim Steinmeyer A Dress Possessed dress floats, lady appears inside wearing it, using bridge system
2009 Technique & Understanding 180
Alexander de Cova Die neue Gauklertasche design for busking pouch
2011 Seminar-Leviten 4
Patrick Page Baby Baby baby clothes and baby bottle are produced from spectator's jacket
2011 Magic Page by Page 294
Axel Hecklau Die Universalweste design for secret waistcoat, to store props
2013 Evolution 18
Roberto Giobbi Modern Magic From the Modern Conjurer? illustrations of old secret pockets from Hoffman's "Later Magic"
2016 Hidden Agenda (Issue Dec 20) 363
Rhys "Morgan" Jones, Robert "West" Tay Mirror Mirror interlude to draw attention to performers's clothing
Related to 2020 Parlour Tricks 49
Rhys "Morgan" Jones, Robert "West" Tay Explaining Misdirection carrot, shoe and waistcoat travel across stage between two performers
  • Carrot/Pen Gimmick
  • Copy of Mr Morgan's Waistcoat Front
2020 Parlour Tricks 191
Mike Helmer Is Kempt A Word? "Fathom -- Unsolved Problems"
performer in run-down clothes with dirty deck, magically the appearance fixes in several stages and deck is now new, posed as a problem
2020 Alarum (Issue 3 (Spring #1)) 6
John Graham Final Sale number prediction on price tag of jacket, spectator guess price correctly
Inspired byRelated to 2021 Stage by Stage 115
Rune Klan The Beard Book sketchbook with faces with different beards, one chosen, when lowered performer wears a fake beard that matches chosen beard
Related toAlso published here
  • MAGIC, Jan. 2006
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 466