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Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Globe sneakers with grey trim and magenta & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Naomi D). This is a really neat looking checkerboard. Display Shoe Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Multi-colored DC Active x Mismatch Pures with blue Display Shoe Lacing (from Jamie S). Amazing multi-colored shoes, neatly finished with Better Bow Knots.
Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey & black Converse hi-tops with patterned brown, black & red trim and red & black Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing (from Francesco). The bi-color lacing carries through to the Halloween Knots. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Vans hi-tops with white trim and black Lattice Lacing (from Countni F). Courtni created an unusual look by not weaving the laces.
Hash Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Cream Converse All-Stars with white & red trim and white Hash Lacing (from Joel C). Joel's variation runs down two eyelets vertically, which looks a bit like Lattice Lacing. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black roller skates with fluoro green & purple combination of Half & Half Lacing and Spider Web Lacing (from Jenny S). Amazing look with the two colors criss-crossing through each other.
Knotted Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Navy blue Roces Majestic Rollerblades with black Knotted Lacing (from Esteban R). Esteban found this lacing to be really comfortable while tightening the blades. Over Under Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Fila sneakers with pink & blue Over Under Lacing (from e$cata). Funky double-sided shoelaces give a great two-color effect.
Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned black & white Vans Widows with white Zipper Lacing (from Morten S). First of three methods on Morten's various sneakers. Double Back Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned blue & white Vans MacGyvers with white Double Back Lacing (from Morten S). Second of three methods on Morten's various sneakers.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown & black sneakers with white trim and brown & black combination of Zipper Lacing and Double Cross Lacing (from Morten S). Last of three methods on Morten's various sneakers. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Nike sneakers with black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Max K). Instead of tucking in the ends, Max has tied bi-color shoelace knots.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red Macbeth sneakers with black trim and black Lattice Lacing (from punkicidal). After trying several patterns on his new sneakers, punkicidal liked this one best. Spider Web Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Hot Topic boots with black trim and black Spider Web Lacing (from Joey T). The lacing even keeps the boots from bending over when not being worn.
Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White DC sneakers with patterned silver & grey trim and grey & white Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing (from Lauren). We're now working out how to hide the knot and excessively long ends. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Dunlop sneakers with pink & white trim and pink Zipper Lacing (from Ian Fieggen). My friend Jaye's sneakers looked great after I swapped the white laces for pink.
Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & white Reebok Omni Lights with red & gold trim and black & white Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing (from Kyle S). A very neat bi-color look on these pumps. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned black & lime green Es (és) sneakers with white trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Martin I). The white lace runs horizontally on one shoe and vertically on the other.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and red, purple, black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Zuzanna J). The patterned black laces create a multi-colored checker effect. Twistie Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black sneakers with white trim and white Twistie Lacing (from Wil D). Wil's sneakers twistie-laced using thick, round shoelaces.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black sneakers with white trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Wil D). Wil's sneakers checkerboard-laced using flat shoelaces. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse Chuck Taylors with white trim and white combination of Straight Bar Lacing and Lattice Lacing and Over Under Lacing (from Alex S). The Lattice on the right is finished with two crossovers.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey & white Nike sneakers with blue & tan trim and blue & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Taylor N). Taylor has alternated the colors on the two checkerboards. Combination Lacing photo
White & silver Saucony sneakers with cyan trim and pink & white combination of Half & Half Lacing and Lattice Lacing (from Melanie W). Bi-colored lattice creates a stylish angled checkerboard.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Multi-colored Converse Double Uppers with pink & white combination of Double Back Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing (from Kevin M). Double Back Lacing was used to shorten the inner laces. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Fila sneakers with white trim and blue, orange, yellow & red combination of Double Lacing and Lattice Lacing (from Andi M). Amazingly bright lattices made with three colors in each shoe!
Footbag Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Rod Lavers with cream trim and white Footbag Lacing (from Hannes J). This is Hannes' own variation of Footbag Lacing. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned green, grey & white Nike Infiltrators with green & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Nik H). Checkered lacing is perfectly coordinated with the woven toe section.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike Air Jordans with cream & black trim and patterned green & white combination of Checkerboard Lacing and Loop Back Lacing (from Nik H). The shoe on the left has the tightest checkerboard I've ever seen! Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike Air Jordans with cream & black trim and patterned green & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Nik H). Close-up of an incredibly tight, dense checkerboard.
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Methods for lacing shoes with two or more colors.

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