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Shoe Lacing Photos
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Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & grey Adio skate shoes with white trim and white & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Romulus P). Romulus received compliments from complete strangers. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey Nike Air Force Ones with white trim and orange & black combination of Lattice Lacing and Checkerboard Lacing (from Yuri T). An interesting industrial backdrop for these Nikes.
Hiking / Biking Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse low-tops with white trim and white Hiking / Biking Lacing (from Dilly). This inside-out lacing was done to stop friends asking how to straight lace. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Converse Chuck Taylors with red trim and patterned pink & black Lattice Lacing (from Nira K). Fabulous hot pink laces with black stars really stand out!
Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Vans Sk8 Hi shoes with white trim and white Ladder Lacing (from Earvin A). The simple knot gives these shoes a "kinda loose" fit. Hidden Knot Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black DC shoes with white trim and white Hidden Knot Lacing (from Ed). Ed reckoned these lacing instructions were "fairly simple".
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Adicolors with white Lattice Lacing (from Josh S). These adicolors are "laced up and ready for prom night". Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Fallen Patriots with grey & white trim and white & checkered combination of Straight Bar Lacing and Checkerboard Lacing (from J.H). The right shoe is a checkered checkerboard!
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Blackspot sneakers with white trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Josh S). Josh also knotted these with Ian's Secure Shoelace Knot. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black DC shoes with black & white combination of Checkerboard Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing (from Luke D). DC Shoes have a very wide area for lacing patterns.
Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black boots with white trim and black Zipper Lacing (from Dj Dani). The photo even includes a "thank you" note! Hash Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Melo 5.5s with cyan trim and cyan & yellow Hash Lacing (from Yuri T). Notice how Yuri has laced his initials "Y" and "T" on the sides!
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with grey & white trim and green & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Priscilla F). The green laces blend well with the inner lining. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black skate shoes with white trim and checkered Straight Bar Lacing (from Grigory K). These fat, checkered laces create a continuous checkerboard.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White DC skate shoes with black trim and black Lattice Lacing (from Dale). This must be about the widest lattice I've seen. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White boots with patterned blue, yellow & black trim and orange & lime green combination of Straight Easy Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing (from Wampisia). First of three wild looking methods on Wampisia's customized boots.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White boots with patterned blue, yellow & black trim and orange & lime green combination of Zipper Lacing and Ladder Lacing (from Wampisia). Second of three wild looking methods on Wampisia's customized boots. Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White boots with patterned blue, yellow & black trim and orange, white, lime green & white Double Lacing (from Wampisia). Last of three wild looking methods on Wampisia's customized boots.
Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Es (és) sneakers with white & pale blue trim and black & white Double Lacing (from Jeff O). Jeff threw in some Footbag Lacing to use up the excess lace. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Superstars with black trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Tuomo L). Using fat white laces makes an interesting checkerboard.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned black & white Converse All-Stars with pink trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Heather W). Heather modelling her fashionable Lattice Laced All-Stars. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned black & white Converse All-Stars with pink trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Heather W). Heather has received many compliments on this method.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Various Adidas 35th Anniversary shoes with navy blue & white combination of Half & Half Lacing and Lattice Lacing and Double Helix Lacing (from Otto H). Two different methods that complement the different shoes. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Superstars with black trim and black Zipper Lacing (from Dan H). Even the tongue centering lug and model label fit in with this lacing.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White & navy blue Penguin shoes with white Lattice Lacing (from Cristian F). First of two lacing methods on Cristian's shoes, with my site in the background. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White & navy blue Penguin shoes with white Straight Bar Lacing (from Cristian F). Last of two lacing methods on Cristian's shoes, with my site in the background.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White shoes with white & red combination of Shoe Shop Lacing and Hash Lacing and Double Back Lacing and Over Under Lacing (from Andrea D). Some interesting variations that combine looks & functionality. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Adidas 35th Anniversary shoes with white trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Omar A). A sharp looking checkerboard on these black and white trainers.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Superstars with black trim and black Lattice Lacing (from ML). A single crossover completes the lacing on these seven-eyelet-pair shoes. Lattice Lacing photo
Red Puma sneakers with purple & white trim and red Lattice Lacing (from ML). Red on red makes for a less prominent lattice effect.
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