Magic articles

Our goal is to make you a better magician and to help with that, our team of professional magicians regularly write articles on magic. Here are our most recent articles:

How Vanishing Inc.'s Free International Shipping Works

How Vanishing Inc.'s Free International Shipping Works

Learn how we are working hard to provide you the best possible international shipping outside of the US and UK.

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Who Is Murphy’s Magic Supplies?

Who Is Murphy’s Magic Supplies?

Who is Murphy's Magic Supplies?

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Where Can I Buy Magic Tricks?

Where Can I Buy Magic Tricks?

Where can you buy magic tricks?

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Where Can I Find Serious Magic Tricks On The Internet?

Where Can I Find Serious Magic Tricks On The Internet?

Where do you go to find serious magic tricks online?

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The Seven Strongest Sleights For Card Magic

The Seven Strongest Sleights For Card Magic

Which are the seven most important sleights for card magic?

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 Are Playing Cards Bad To Use In Mentalism

Are Playing Cards Bad To Use In Mentalism

Is it really bad to use playing cards in a mentalism set?

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Black Friday FAQ

Black Friday FAQ

Everything you need to know about the Vanishing Inc. Magic Black Friday sale.

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Just Turned 30, Can I Still Learn To Do Magic Tricks?

Just Turned 30, Can I Still Learn To Do Magic Tricks?

Are you ever too old to start learning magic tricks?

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Magic Tricks At Penguin Magic Shop

Magic Tricks At Penguin Magic Shop

Magic Tricks from our friends over at Penguin Magic Shop.

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Learn Intermediate Card Tricks

Learn Intermediate Card Tricks

Once you've got your card magic basics down, you're going to want to learn some intermediate card tricks. We've got you covered.

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How To Do Magic Tricks For Kids

How To Do Magic Tricks For Kids

Got some kids in your life you want to show some magic to? Read on.

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The Best Magic Theory Books

The Best Magic Theory Books

We're often asked what books we recommend on magic theory. Here's our answer.

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The 10 Best Playing Cards You Can Buy in 2021

The 10 Best Playing Cards You Can Buy in 2021

From card magic to card games, here are the best playing cards you can buy this year.

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The Most Popular Card Magic Tricks Ever

The Most Popular Card Magic Tricks Ever

What are the most popular card magic tricks?

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The Best Card Magic Tricks of 2021

The Best Card Magic Tricks of 2021

What are the best card magic tricks released in 2021? Let's find out...

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Our Favorite Close-Up Magic Tricks

Our Favorite Close-Up Magic Tricks

A complete guide to professional close-up magic tricks that anyone can learn the secrets to.

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What Magic Tricks Should A Beginner Learn?

What Magic Tricks Should A Beginner Learn?

What Magic Tricks Should A Beginner Learn?

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Getting Started in Close-Up Magic

Getting Started in Close-Up Magic

Ever wanted to learn the secret to close-up magic tricks? Here's the ultimate guide on how to start learning magic tricks..

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Our Favorite Card Games

Our Favorite Card Games

Here are some of the most fun card games you can play with friends and family at your next family game night or card game night.

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When Is A Magic Book Not A Magic Book?

When Is A Magic Book Not A Magic Book?

Can a magic book be a magic book, yet not be a magic book?

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How To Write & Publish A Magic Book

How To Write & Publish A Magic Book

The Road to How Magicians Think: How I made my “Dream” book Project a Reality

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Best Books for Intermediate to Advanced Magic

Best Books for Intermediate to Advanced Magic

Take your magic to the next level with these magic books filled with intermediate and advanced magic tricks.

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Email Productivity Tips That Will Help You Get More Done

Email Productivity Tips That Will Help You Get More Done

Overcome email fatigue and boost productivity with these helpful email productivity tips

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Where To Buy Playing Cards

Where To Buy Playing Cards

Where to buy playing cards? Here of course!

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3 Ways to Solve a Wooden Puzzle

3 Ways to Solve a Wooden Puzzle

Learn how to solve a wooden puzzle with these 3 helpful tips.

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Our Best Selling Wooden Puzzles

Our Best Selling Wooden Puzzles

Here are the best wooden puzzles you can buy right now.

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How to Do Close-up Magic

How to Do Close-up Magic

What is close up magic, and more importantly, how do you do it?

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How To Practice Close Up Magic

How To Practice Close Up Magic

Here are some essential tips on how to practice close up magic.

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The Secret Truth Behind Penn & Teller: Fool Us

The Secret Truth Behind Penn & Teller: Fool Us

Go behind the scenes and discover the secrets behind the smash-hit TV show Penn & Teller: Fool Us.

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The Best Games With A Regular Deck Of Cards

The Best Games With A Regular Deck Of Cards

What are the best games to play with a regular deck of playing cards?

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Learn The World’s Easiest Best Card Tricks

Learn The World’s Easiest Best Card Tricks

Discover the secrets to the easiest card tricks in the world and start amazing friends and family today!

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Easy Card Tricks for Kids and Adults

Easy Card Tricks for Kids and Adults

Unlock the secrets to impressing friends and family with just an ordinary deck of cards.

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Celebrities That Are Also Magicians

Celebrities That Are Also Magicians

Lots of celebrities are magicians, here's some video clips for you to enjoy. Some of these might surprise you.

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What Are The Greatest Close Up Magic Tricks Of All Time?

What Are The Greatest Close Up Magic Tricks Of All Time?

Close up tricks are incredibly popular. But what are the best ones?

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What Are The Best Mathematical Card Tricks

What Are The Best Mathematical Card Tricks

These amazing math card tricks allow you to amaze your friends and family with almost no practice required.

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What Is The First Magic Trick Ever?

What Is The First Magic Trick Ever?

Find out what the "oldest trick in the book" is...literally.

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What Are The Best Card Magic Tricks?

What Are The Best Card Magic Tricks?

What are the best card tricks in the world? Let's find out.

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Four Ways To Do A Magic Card Trick

Four Ways To Do A Magic Card Trick

Let's look at the four main ways to do a card trick.

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How Are Playing Cards Made?

How Are Playing Cards Made?

We visited the world's largest playing card factory to share with you exactly how a deck of cards is made.

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Where Can I Learn To Do Magic Tricks With Playing Cards

Where Can I Learn To Do Magic Tricks With Playing Cards

Grab a deck of cards and discover where you can learn to do magic tricks with playing cards.

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