To perform the trick,
you will need a long rope and a pair of scissors..
1) Clip the
of a rope with your fingers and thumb as shown in
diagram on the left.
2) Pick the loop up and clip it between your thumb
3) Tell your
that you are going to cut the rope into two pieces
are cutting the top loop into two halves.
4) Say Shimmer Shimmering as
another hand on top of the rope holding hand.
Secret of the Trick:
5) When you bring the end loop up to the top, pull
small loop from the piece underneath the index
substitute the original loop as shown in the
practice a lot in order to get the looping action
When you stretch out and restore the rope, hide the
length of rope in your hand and use it for the next
Magic Rope Trick (3).