170 entries in Silk & Handkerchief / Knot Effects
  
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Unknown Of fast or loose, how to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to undo the same with words converting square knot into slip knotRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIX) 190
Unknown How to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to seem to undoe the same with words converting square knot into slip knotRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 39
Unknown The Handkerchief that cannot be Tied in a Knot Modern Magic 237
Unknown The Vanishing Knots Modern Magic 238
Unknown The Instantaneous Knot Also published here More Magic 203
Unknown A Handkerchief Puzzle tying a knot without letting go of the ends, no trick More Magic 203
Unknown Der Knoten im Taschentuch No. 6, putting a knot in a handkerchief without letting go of the ends (knotting the arms first) Der Amateurzauberer 159
Unknown To Take Two Corners of a Handkerchief, one in each Hand, and Tie a Know in it Without Removing either Hand The Modern Conjurer 292
Unknown The Mysterious Knot The Art of Magic 335
Harry Houdini The Vanishing Knot The Art of Magic 336
Tom Sellers The Jumping Silks separate silks are suddenly joined together Tricks That Work 14
Oswald Rae Sympathetic Silks brief description, two sets of three handkerchiefs, second phase, named color unties More Practical Patter 1
Unknown Fake Knot Ireland Writes a Book 27
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Traveling Knot knot travels from performer's silk to spectator's (single) silk, using Ideal Color Change dye tube Ireland Writes a Book 26
Laurie Ireland Annie Cakley Outdone! - Or Shooting the Knot of One Handkerchief into Another two handkerchiefs on board, one with a knot, when pistol is fired, knot vanishes and appears on other handkerchief Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1936) 14
Rex Slocombe The Knot in the Silk knot ties itself, thread The Magic Annual for 1937 62
Audley Walsh The Lovers' Knot flourish knot, two silks together The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 184
Edward Victor, G. W. Hunter The "Super" Sympathetic Silks silks hanging from a rod, using a chair and a table, silk fall on their own Magic of the Hands 46
Unknown Vanishing Knots silks are tied together, false knot Greater Magic 613
Tenkai Ishida The Tenkai Knots three knots vanish Greater Magic 613
Mitchell Dyszel Snap Knot The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 400
Unknown New Knot Flourishes The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 66
Robertson Keene Three Instantaneous Knots and... arm ends up in a sling The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 67
Unknown Slip Knot Do That Again! 57
Mitchell Dyszel The Travelling Knot knot in silk slides down and dissolves The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 400
Oscar Weigle Twin Sympathy second set of silks unties and ties in sympathy with another set Do That Again! 59
Al Baker Spirits At Work thread, unknotting with short knot sequence The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 197
Al Baker The Sympathetic Silks knotting two silks together The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 204
Al Baker The Knot that just won't Variations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 200
Al Baker The Sympathetic Silks "Streamline Version", four silks The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 201
Unknown The Pull-Away Single Knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 364
Unknown The Dissolving Single Knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 365
Unknown The Fade-Away Double Knot release knot for two silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 368
Unknown The Nu-Away Double Knot release knot for 2 silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 369
Unknown Quick Release Double Knot release knot for 2 silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 371
G. W. Hunter The Magical Bow Knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 374
Unknown Instantaneous One-Hand Knot in Handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 363
Unknown The Speedy Single Knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 367
Harlan Tarbell The Sympathetic Silks Also published here Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 378
Unknown Another Counting Version false count for sympathetic silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 380
Unknown Using a Chair Display for Counting Silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 381
Unknown 4 - The Knotted and Unknotted Silks using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 87
Unknown 5 - Sympathetic Silks using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 87
Jean Hugard, Unknown Instantaneous Knot with Both Hands Related to
  • Jean Hugard's "Silken Sorcery" page 65
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 42) 172
Tom Sellers Dissolving Knots Magical Mixture 6
Paul C. Krank Knots To You disc with hole on rope goes in between knots The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 38) 156
Paul Rosini Suave Silk knot travels from one handkerchief to handkerchief hold in spectator's palms The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 42) 172
Unknown Square Knot Release Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 309
Unknown Pull-Apart Silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 310
Harlan Tarbell Simplified Instantaneous Knot one handed Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 305
Sam Leo Horowitz Horowitz Knot Transposition two silks, one knotted, transposition Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 302
Joseph Ovette On Again Off Again silks tied on ribbon, named color falls on floor, then all vanish from a tube and are produced again, as a climax all knotted silks fall Tricks and Illusionettes 20
Unknown A Knotty Interlude tight knot is resolved, knot appears Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 125
Jack Miller Knotty Silk knot disappears and reappears, using thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 352
Al Baker Sympathetic Silks Variations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 347
Unknown The Spirit Handkerchief multiple knot routine with a thayer cabby The Fine Art of Magic 258
Tony Lopilato Snappy Knotting Silks magnet Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 102
Gene Tarbell "Pull-Apart" Silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 40
Edwin Tabor "Fourth Dimension" Silks two silks are tied together in center and come apartAlso published here Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 37
Tony Lopilato Sympathetic Silks six silks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 99
U. F. Grant The Impossible Knot knot routine with a handkerchief The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 828
Al Leech A Quick Opener three tricks in thirty seconds, a knot appears in a silk, a golfball vanishes and reappears and a coin travels into a glass Manipulating with Leech 11
Dai Vernon Fadeaway! two handkerchiefs, knot opensRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 285) 1138
Dr. Jacob Daley A Silk Trick three handkerchiefs are knotted together and the two knots placed in a glasses, knots dissolveAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 302) 7
Sid Miller, Sol Hirsh The Switch-Over Knot two handkerchiefs tied together, third brought to them, two other handkerchiefs are tied nowAlso published here Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 103
George Blake Uncanny Hanks four silks tied on ribbon, one by one the specified knots dissolve and silks drop Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 107
Dai Vernon Fadeaway two handkerchiefs, knot opensAlso published here The Best in Magic 78
Ken Brooke Knot-Out knotting for setting up unknotting in sympathetic silks
- The Reef Knot
- To Upset the Knot
Unconventional Magic 27
Unknown Knotty Problems Knot tied in handkerchief without letting go of either hand Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 80
Ken Brooke The Sympathetic Silks Unconventional Magic 30
Ken Brooke The False Count for Sympathetic Silks Unconventional Magic 31
Dai Vernon Dai Vernon's False Knot The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 155
Dai Vernon Method for Upsetting a Square Knot The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 157
Bert Allerton Impromptu Handkerchief Routine The Close-Up Magician 44
Bert Allerton "Not A Knot" The Close-Up Magician 44
Edward Marlo Marlo's Magic Knot The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 366) 292
G. W. Hunter, Nate Leipzig Fadeaway Knot Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 76
Tony Cole Haunted Silk II silk with knot clings to wall and unknots itself there, reel The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 9) 43
J. W. Sarles Transit Silks three silks vanish behind screen, reappear knotted on wand when it is tossed in air, black art The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 1) 215
Pavel Ghostly Silks! three handkerchiefs in three glasses, glasses are stacked, handkerchiefs penetrate glasses and end up knotted together The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 36) 179
Pavel Blow-Knot silks in clear plastic tube Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 374
Billy McComb The Seven-Cornered Hanky I Did It My Way 9
Unknown El Nudo Magnetico knot in handkerchief apparently moves with invisible hair Aprenda Ud. Magia 59
Patrick Page The Appearing Knot Tricks with Handkerchiefs 61
Unknown The Knot that Will Knot Tricks with Handkerchiefs 53
Unknown A One-Handed Knot Tricks with Handkerchiefs 54
Unknown A Knotty Problem tying knot without letting go of the ends Tricks with Handkerchiefs 54
Unknown Dissolving Knot Second Lecture 12
Dai Vernon, Joe Berg Berg Knot Variation Inspired by
  • "Berg Knot" (Here's New Magic, 1937)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. Close-Up Folio #7) 993
Lewis Ganson Stage Three - Tying the Silks The Sympathetic Silks 9
Lewis Ganson Notes 1. The Reef or Square Knot
2. Rubber Bands
3. A Different Set-Up
The Sympathetic Silks 14
Lewis Ganson Introduction effect description, requirements,preparation, to hide the knots, set-up, performance The Sympathetic Silks 2
Lewis Ganson Stage One - The Pick-Up from a chair, hiding the knots The Sympathetic Silks 7
Lewis Ganson Stage Two - The Count The Sympathetic Silks 8
Lewis Ganson Stage Four - The Secret Untying The Sympathetic Silks 10
Lewis Ganson Stage Five - The Sympathetic Tying The Sympathetic Silks 12
Lewis Ganson Stage Six - The Sympathetic Untying rubber band The Sympathetic Silks 12
Lewis Ganson The Climax The Sympathetic Silks 13
Howard Huntington Sympathetic Silks blendo finale Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 152
Unknown Single Hand Knotting secret rubber band Elastrix 27
Karrell Fox Knifty-Knot knot tied into silk in slow-motion, yet it vanishes Another Book 63
Slydini The Granny Knot The Magical World of Slydini 57
Slydini The Square Knot The Magical World of Slydini 58
Slydini Notes On The Square Knot The Magical World of Slydini 59
Slydini Slydini's Two Silk Routine The Magical World of Slydini 59
Slydini Splitting The Knot as finale to "Two Silk Routine" The Magical World of Slydini 67
Slydini Slydini's Sympathetic Silks The Magical World of Slydini 70
Unknown The Appearing Knot No. 64, one-handed Self-Working Table Magic 78
Unknown Not A Knot No. 63 Self-Working Table Magic 77
Edwin Tabor Fourth-Dimensional Hanks No. 71, two silks are tied together in center and come apartAlso published here Self-Working Table Magic 85
Karl Fulves Transposition No. 65, traveling knot, two handkerchiefs Self-Working Table Magic 79
Unknown The Knot Paradox No. 66, knot in handkerchief without letting go of the ends Self-Working Table Magic 80
Unknown The Second Paradox No. 67, knot in handkerchief without letting go of the ends, without table Self-Working Table Magic 81
Unknown The Third Paradox No. 68, impossible knot in handkerchief Self-Working Table Magic 82
Karl Norman Knot Again Slydini's Knotted Silk handling Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 9) 965
Jack Mitzman, Henry Hovalka, Martin Gardner All Good Things silk and rope release Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 5) 915
Unknown Splitting Knots one knot on a silk becomes two, good luck with the illustrations The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 24
Karrell Fox Silknot Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8, No. 1) 1009
Unknown Silk Moves - Unknotting Silk
- Knot That Isn't
shown by Charlie Miller (1939)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 27
Unknown Slip Knot The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 26
Unknown Sympathetic Silks (1937) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 25
Karl Norman, Edward Marlo But Knot For Me dissolving knot, credit correction on page 1307 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 8) 1244
Unknown Twist Away Knot Contemporary Handkerchief Magic - Part One 12
Karl Fulves, Slydini Dissolvo two silks tied together untie in glassAlso published here Contemporary Handkerchief Magic - Part Two 39
Karl Fulves Q-dini performer's wrists knotted with handkerchief, he turns and he's free, then knotted againInspired by
  • item in Martin Gardner's "Encyclopedia of Impromptu Magic"
Related toAlso published here
Contemporary Handkerchief Magic - Part Two 45
Patrick Page The Untying Handkerchief slowly untying The Pull Book 42
Patrick Page The Untying Knot with a Reel knot slowly untying in a handkerchief The Pull Book 44
James Hodges Me, Knot You! do as i do knot routine Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 7&8 Arcane) 14
Edward Bagshawe Think Alike No. 29, three silks halfway in paper bag, chosen one receives a knot Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 76
Karrell Fox "No Not" fairly knot tied vanishes My Latest Book 26
Unknown Twist Away Knot Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 83
Karl Fulves Square-Knot Secrets chapter intro Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 94
Unknown The Square Knot No. 32 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 94
Sid Miller, Sol Hirsh Switch Over No. 35, two handkerchiefs tied together, third brought to them, two other handkerchiefs are tied nowAlso published here Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 102
Karl Fulves Instanto No. 37, performer's wrists knotted with handkerchief, he turns and he's free, then knotted againAlso published here Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 110
Karl Fulves Sympathetic Silks chapter intro Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 76
Harlan Tarbell Sympathetic Silks No. 30Also published here Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 80
Unknown Teach In No. 33, two silks tied together untie in paper bag Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 97
Karl Fulves, Slydini Dissolvo No. 34, two silks tied together untie in glassAlso published here Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 99
Dr. Jacob Daley Releaso No. 36, three handkerchiefs are knotted together and the two knots placed in a glasses, knots dissolveAlso published here Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 106
Joe Berg, Dai Vernon Joe Berg Knot Seminarheft 6
Arturo de Ascanio Nuevo Desanudamiento de Pañuelos version for Goldin SilksAlso published here
  • "A.M.A." N° 12, 1959.
La Magia de Ascanio - Vol. 4 130
Jack Miller Knot Trick untieing, thread, very brief note More Greater Magic 1247
Mitsunobu Matsuyama, Martin Gardner Separating Knots two ropes together are knotted, knots separated, with Single Rope Variation, With SilksRelated to Arcane (Issue 14) 196
Jimmy Grippo Grippo's Wish kind of Slydini's Silks with one silk The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Astonishing Friends) 257
Alexander de Cova Master Silk Routine Inspired byVariations Seminarunterlagen 1997 1
Billy McComb At Homb with McComb - Sympathetic Silks Virtual Foolery 19
Kurt Weiss Alleged Mob Ties "A no-gaff untying silk routine"
chosen silk unknots itself and falls from rope
Related to Underworld (Issue 7) 92
Alexander de Cova Improved Master Silk Routine - Die verbesserte VarianteInspired byVariations Secrets No. 2 11
Karl Fulves Ghost Knot four handkerchiefs in paper bag, one with a knot, finger ring borrowed and tossed in bag, ring now inside knot, dummy and switch Latter Day Secrets (Issue 1) 14
Unknown The Instantaneous Knot Related toAlso published here Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 163
Charlie Miller, Ron Bauer Left-Handed Hank knot dissolvesInspired by Left-Handed Hank 1
Unknown The Right-Handed Knot Left-Handed Hank 21
Unknown The Left-Handed Knot Left-Handed Hank 23
Tom Gaddis The Right-Handed Knot Variation Left-Handed Hank 25
Unknown The One-Step Slipknot for the Seven Corners Left-Handed Hank 26
Charlie Miller A Left-Handed Hank Has Seven Corners performer proves that a silk has seven corner by tying them in pairsRelated to
  • Hatt & Plate's "Magicians' Tricks and How They Are Done"
  • Stanyon's Magic, August 1913, Vol. 13 No. 11
Left-Handed Hank 11
Karl Fulves Turnaround Silk "Problems"
ring held in mouth, silk between hands, performer turns around and now silk is knotted with ring in center, then condition reverses again, posed as a problem
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 153
Kurt Weiss Ghost Detector red and white silk tied together, they untie by themselves, apple in paper bag transforms into two oranges, rubber apple Latter Day Secrets (Issue 6) 204
Charles Waller The Aerial Knot silk thrown up and caught, knot appearedAlso published here
  • "For Magicians Only"
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 265
Alexander de Cova Master Silks further improvementInspired by Homemade Magic 32
Ron Bauer A Sympathetic Knot Four Squares and a Knot 14
Ron Bauer Four Squares and a Knot sympathetic silks with only four silks and one knot, observation test presentation Four Squares and a Knot 2
Ron Bauer Some History... credit information Four Squares and a Knot 11
Ron Bauer A Sympathetic Count false count with silks already knotted Four Squares and a Knot 12
David Kaye The Crystal Tube Three silks placed into clear tube, come out knotted together (Tenyo trick) Seriously Silly 70
Joe Berg, Dai Vernon Joe Berg Knot Compilation 40
Patrick Page, Charlie Edwards The Knotted Handkercheifs Slydini silks Magic Page by Page 320
Alexander de Cova Der Meister-Tuchtrick latest version Seminar-Leviten 8
Johnny Thompson Unprepared Serpentine Silk knot vanishes with a snapInspired by
  • an item from Keith Clark
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 233