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Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Etnies Chromes with black & white trim and green & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Mike C). One half-completed checkerboard makes a striking contrast. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Etnies Chromes with black & white trim and green & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Mike C). Second photo from Mike, this time with both checkerboards completed.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with red & white trim and black combination of Pentagram Lacing and Spider Web Lacing (from Anonymous). It's a bit hard to photograph these black designs. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Multi-colored DC sneakers with fluoro green & purple Checkerboard Lacing (from Mike W). Colorful sneakers with equally colorful lacing.
Spider Web Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and blue & orange Spider Web Lacing (from Henriique U). Interesting side-on view of the orange Spider Web. Riding Boot Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and pink & white Riding Boot Lacing (from Henriique U). Riding Boot laced sneakers look unusual, especially with patterned laces.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red Converse All-Stars with white & black trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Joppe W). Middle eyelet pair skipped on these seven eyelet pair sneakers. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red Converse All-Stars with white & black trim and yellow & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Joppe W). Two light color laces produce a "soft" checkerboard.
Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black shoes with black Ladder Lacing (from Nicholas M). These shoes have been laced in reverse and tied near the toes. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Victory sneakers with blue trim and orange & blue Checkerboard Lacing (from Anonymous). Nice wide checkerboard laced in orange & blue.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse Double Uppers with red & white trim and red & white combination of Criss Cross Lacing and Display Shoe Lacing (from Andrew H). This combination creates an interesting pattern on Double Uppers. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White sneakers with black trim and green, yellow & red combination of Half & Half Lacing and Loop Back Lacing (from Piotrek R). Shifting the loop-backs off-center creates this angled pattern.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black DC sneakers with white trim and purple & orange Lattice Lacing (from Alex L). Two passes through the middle eyelets allows Lattice Lacing with only five eyelet pairs. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black DVS Shoe Company skate shoes with yellow & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Jakob H). Yellow woven through black, then black woven through yellow.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and blue & fluoro green combination of Train Track Lacing and Display Shoe Lacing (from Jarrett L). Fifth photo from Jarrett, with yet another twin lacing combination. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and blue & fluoro green combination of Criss Cross Lacing and Pentagram Lacing (from Jarrett L). Sixth photo from Jarrett, with one simple method and one complex method.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Nike 6.0s with blue & white trim and blue & white Lattice Lacing (from Phyllis W). Oval shoelaces create lattices with real depth. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & blue Supra Vaiders with white trim and blue & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Paul C). Two dark colors produce a more subdued checkerboard.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Ryan B). Double-pass through the middle eyelets creates an even more dense lattice. Hexagram Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike sneakers with blue trim and blue Hexagram Lacing (from Ryan B). Second photo from Ryan, this time with Hexagrams.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White sneakers with grey trim and grey & white Checkerboard Lacing (from TRO Boy). Nice subtle checkerboard with two light shades. Double Helix Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White & navy blue Duffs 4130s with cyan & green trim and sparkling white Double Helix Lacing (from Arvin S). Sparkling shoelaces make any lacing method stand out.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Globe Lutzka Culprits with black trim and black & white combination of Half & Half Lacing and Spider Web Lacing and Checkerboard Lacing (from Arvin S). The Half & Half shoelace join is hidden under the tongue. Lug Lacing photo
Grey Rip Curl sneakers with light grey & dark grey trim and grey Lug Zipper Lacing (from Davy). Davy's photo is this site's first ever contribution for Lug Zipper Lacing.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Puma sneakers with black trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Justin F). Checkerboards laced through only the lower eyelets, leaving the upper area loose. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White K-Swiss sneakers with black trim and white Checkerboard Lacing (from Judy). Single colored Checkerboard using one lace woven in both directions.
Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Green Converse All-Stars with black & white trim and fluoro green Straight Bar Lacing (from Mimi H). Super-wide fluorescent-green bars are bound to be noticed! Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Tan Danner combat boots with tan combination of Ladder Lacing and Lug Criss Cross Lacing (from Daniel B). Ladder Lacing has only been done through the bottom section with eyelets.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Nike Dunks with gold & white trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Matthew B). Checkerboards were the finishing touch on some custom NIKEiD sneakers. Hidden Knot Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Lacoste sneakers with patterned black, grey & white trim and black Hidden Knot Lacing (from Hafiz). Minimal lacing allows more of the Argyle pattern to show through.
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