Vanishing Inc. Magic Blog

The latest magic tricks, interviews, articles, essays and hints and tips from Vanishing Inc. Updated daily.

The Insider | Jonathan Levit

The Insider | Jonathan Levit

Damian Jennings - Monday, November 23, 2020

Category: The Insider


Jonathan Levit joins us today and we talk about Ricky Jay, tips for virtual shows, teaching magic for movies and more.

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No Shortcuts

No Shortcuts

Joshua Jay - Sunday, November 22, 2020

Category: Articles


What advice would you give a younger you?

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Big Friday Download Bundle

Big Friday Download Bundle

Alex Robertson - Sunday, November 22, 2020

Category: About Vanishing Inc.


Every purchase made during our Big Friday sale gets a free gift. Here's what's included in the bundle.

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Big Friday 2020 | Our Magic Book Picks

Big Friday 2020 | Our Magic Book Picks

Damian Jennings - Saturday, November 21, 2020

Category: Newsletter


Finding there's just too much in our sale to find everything? We've got you. Here's our staff picks of the best 5 magic books in the sale.

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Big Friday 2020 | Our Trick Picks

Big Friday 2020 | Our Trick Picks

Damian Jennings - Saturday, November 21, 2020

Category: Newsletter


Would you like some recommendations for amazing tricks that are part of our Big Friday 2020 sale? Step inside!

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Big Friday 2020 | Our Download Picks

Big Friday 2020 | Our Download Picks

Damian Jennings - Saturday, November 21, 2020

Category: Newsletter


After instant gratification? Here are our staff picks of the best downloads in the sale. Whatever you buy will be added to your account immediately on checkout.

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Big Friday 2020 | Our Accessories Picks

Big Friday 2020 | Our Accessories Picks

Damian Jennings - Saturday, November 21, 2020

Category: Newsletter


Are you after something to store your cards, or your head? Well, check out these discounted magic accessories now.

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Big Friday 2020 | Our Playing Card Picks

Big Friday 2020 | Our Playing Card Picks

Damian Jennings - Saturday, November 21, 2020

Category: Newsletter


If you're on our site, there's a good chance you like playing cards. So here's our team's recommendations of the best decks to pick up this Big Friday.

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The CATO Principle, Part 2: An Origami Tsunami

The CATO Principle, Part 2: An Origami Tsunami

Matt Baker - Thursday, November 19, 2020

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Matt completes his two-part series on the CATO Principle with a little-known Henry Ernest Dudeney puzzle.

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The Ultimate Big Friday Hack

The Ultimate Big Friday Hack

Matt Szat - Thursday, November 19, 2020

Category: Articles


Discover how to find the best deals during our Big Friday event!

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Our Biggest Ever Sale Is Now On

Our Biggest Ever Sale Is Now On

Vanishing Inc. - Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Category: About Vanishing Inc.


If you like Black Friday sales that are BIG, you're in the right place. Our sale is now on!

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We Are Hiring!

We Are Hiring!

Vanishing Inc. - Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Category: About Vanishing Inc.


Learn how you can become part of our growing team!

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The Insider | Special Episode AMA

The Insider | Special Episode AMA

Damian Jennings - Monday, November 16, 2020

Category: The Insider


Josh and Andi agreed to answer ANY questions you had about VI or magic. This was recorded live as we live streamed.

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Fixing the Bike Seat

Fixing the Bike Seat

Andi Gladwin - Sunday, November 15, 2020

Category: Articles


What's better than learning a new trick? Andi tells you in this short piece.

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My Favorite Card Tricks: John Lovick

My Favorite Card Tricks: John Lovick

Alex Robertson - Thursday, November 12, 2020

Category: My Favorite Card Tricks


John Lovick reveals the three card tricks he performs the most. A must read for the working magician!

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Doing a Secret Santa?

Doing a Secret Santa?

Damian Jennings - Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Category: About Vanishing Inc.


Here’s a way to get something you actually want this holiday season!

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The Insider | Calen Morelli

The Insider | Calen Morelli

Damian Jennings - Monday, November 9, 2020

Category: The Insider


He was working for Copperfield when he was 19. We talk about that, and so much more.

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On Acting

On Acting

Joshua Jay - Sunday, November 8, 2020

Category: Articles


Can anyone really pull off the "magician in trouble"? Joshua discusses acting in today's blog post.

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Ask VI Anything

Ask VI Anything

Damian Jennings - Friday, November 6, 2020

Category: About Vanishing Inc.


Here’s something new. You can ask Josh and Andi anything you want about Vanishing Inc. or magic in general. And it’s happening live. Here’s how you can get involved.

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My Favorite Card Tricks: Richard Wiseman

My Favorite Card Tricks: Richard Wiseman

Alex Robertson - Thursday, November 5, 2020

Category: My Favorite Card Tricks


Richard Wiseman shares with us three of his favorite card tricks.

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The Insider | Nick Einhorn

The Insider | Nick Einhorn

Damian Jennings - Monday, November 2, 2020

Category: The Insider


Piff thinks he's the nicest person in the world. We think he's a brilliant magician and creator. Let's meet him.

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A Bad Move

A Bad Move

Andi Gladwin - Sunday, November 1, 2020

Category: Articles


Following on from his last post, Andi shares why it's OK to play with seemingly-useless sleights.

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My Favorite Card Tricks: Ben Harris

My Favorite Card Tricks: Ben Harris

Alex Robertson - Thursday, October 29, 2020

Category: My Favorite Card Tricks


Ben Harris tips some of his favorite card tricks.

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Erdnase - The Greatest Mystery In Card Magic

Erdnase - The Greatest Mystery In Card Magic

Alex Romanoff - Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Category: Art of Impossible


The ever-incredible Alex Romanoff shares a new magic history video. Today he tackles the mystery of Erdnase.

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