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Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red Converse Chuck Taylors with black & white trim and white Straight Bar Lacing (from Tayler K). The white laces contrast well against the bright red. Hiking / Biking Lacing photo
Black hiking boots with black Hiking / Biking Lacing (from David O). A great photo of this lacing method!
Hiking / Biking Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas sneakers with grey Hiking / Biking Lacing (from Kevin P). Kevin prefers the loops & ends on the outside. Sawtooth Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Pony sneakers with white trim and white Sawtooth Lacing (from Matt P). Note how this lacing pulls in the corners of the shoes.
Sawtooth Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Yellow sneakers with black trim and black Sawtooth Lacing (from Lawrence V). Lawrence has tucked in the lace ends rather than tying a knot. Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black sneakers with red & white trim and white Ladder Lacing (from kociaczeqq). The result looks almost like military boots.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey Converse low-tops with black & white trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Katie J). This lacing really jazzes up these sneakers. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey & white DC shoes with white Lattice Lacing (from Lisa-Marie J). These wide shoes really accentuate the lattice.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Osiris sneakers with white trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Vishal). This lacing would really stand out even in the dark. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue & white Nike sneakers with blue & white Checkerboard Lacing (from dalyte1). The lace colors match the shoes perfectly!
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Adio shoes with white trim and magenta & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Billy). The fat laces really make this lacing. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Camouflage & tan Nike Dunk SBs with orange trim and brown & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Brian). Varying the length of the vertical runs "tapers" this checkerboard.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue & white Etnies sneakers with blue & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Lisa Marie J). Nice side-on shot of these sneakers. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Adio Bams with cyan trim and cyan & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Melissa W). Melissa laced these shoes for her 9 year old son.
Hash Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike XIIs with blue trim and white Hash Lacing (from AirAzn88). This lacing ensures that the "T W O 3" writing remains visible. Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red & yellow Nike SBs with white trim and red & white Double Lacing (from Brian). This lacing also uses features of Double Helix lacing.
Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown & pink Nike SBs with white trim and pink Zipper Lacing (from Brian). These thick laces smooth the otherwise sharp zipper design. Straight Easy Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey Nike sneakers with black & white trim and grey Straight Easy Lacing (from Mangolee). Very clean look on these Nikes.
Display Shoe Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Various shoes with Display Shoe Lacing (from Ian Fieggen). These are typical shoes in a trendy Melbourne shoe store. Loop Back Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black boots with white trim and black Loop Back Lacing (from Dj Dani). The photo even includes a "thank you" note!
Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black boots with white Straight Bar Lacing (from Gregory S). Even these old boots look great when laced with white "Bars". Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Corcoran jump boots with white Ladder Lacing (from Ron B). US paratroopers and ceremonial guard units use this lacing.
Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Adidas Supermods with white trim and white Straight Bar Lacing (from Chris C). The "bars" complement the trademark Adidas stripes. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Tan Etnies sneakers with white trim and white Checkerboard Lacing (from Pip & Jordan B). An interesting variation with a knot tied at both the top and bottom.
Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown & cyan Nike Undefeated Dunks with tan & magenta trim and lime green Ladder Lacing (from Grant P). The lacing is the finishing touch on these multi-colored dunks. Roman Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown dress shoes with brown Roman Lacing (from the Internet). Particularly effective on dress shoes whose sides meet in the middle.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White DVS Shoe Company shoes with green Lattice Lacing (from Brian W). I love it how Brian has used a drum kit as a trendy shoe stand! Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Umbro futsal shoes with black trim and black Lattice Lacing (from Jeff T). The stock round white laces were replaced with flat black laces to match the "Umbro" motif.
Display Shoe Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse low-tops with white trim and white Display Shoe Lacing (from Nicholas S). Another way of wearing shoes with the lace ends hidden. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black PF Flyers sneakers with red & white trim and white Straight Bar Lacing (from Nicholas S). These bows are sitting crooked, which may be fixed Here.
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