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The Magician's Thumb Tip Prop Is One Of The Most Useful Tools In Magic

There are probably hundreds of fun magic tricks that can be performed by the use of a special magicians prop that covers the magician's own thumb tip like a thimble.

The main use of this item is to help in vanishing and restore tricks where a variety of small items such as a coin or a silk handkerchief can be made to disappear and reappear at your command.


An example of how this looks can be seen by viewing the video below here.

This gives a good all rouind example of how to perform a silk vanish along with the explanation.

There is also a very useful sleight tip near the end of the video.




With a little practice, you should be able to wear the tip while still being able to move your hands freely and naturally. It is normal at first to assume that your audience will easily spot the gimmick. You will soon find though that this is not the case, thumbs are boring and not something that people normally pay attention to.

Your wised up crowd should be paying attention to yourself with your entertaining patter and also to any visible items such as a silk or coin that you announce that you are about to vanish.

Enjoy watching the performance and method shown in this video and you should soon be ready to be baffling your friends after some pracitice.

If you like the idea of levitating magic, you may wish to check out our How to Levitate Small Objects page.