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Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and red & orange combination of Half & Half Lacing and Lattice Lacing and Checkerboard Lacing (from Ramze S). Two different checkerboards - one angled, one straight. Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Charcoal grey Lakai Selects with black trim and charcoal grey Ladder Lacing (from Jan J). Jan uses this lacing on a couple of different sneakers.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown sneakers with white trim and green & white combination of Half & Half Lacing and Loop Back Lacing (from Itamar S). Laces ends are tucked in at the top and tied at the bottom. Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & navy blue Adidas Stabils with white trim and navy blue & white Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing (from T.R.). This lacing perfectly follows the stripes on these shoes.
Checkerboard Lacing photo
White Puma sneakers with black trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Matthew F). Another nice neat checkerboard.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown hiking boots with tan trim and red combination of Lug Hash Lacing and Criss Cross Lacing (from Manuel R). Manuel liked the way this filled out the front of the boot.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Tan hiking boots with brown trim and yellow combination of Lug Hash Lacing and Criss Cross Lacing (from Manuel R). Second pair of Manuel's hiking boots, this time with yellow shoelaces. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown Gravis Cortexs with white trim and brown & white combination of Half & Half Lacing and Ladder Lacing (from Victor B). One of several different Half & Half combinations trialled by Victor.
Double Sided Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Star Blings with silver trim and grey & white Double Sided Lacing (from Guto B). Guto has contributed this site's first ever Double Sided Lacing photo. Train Track Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue & navy blue Puma sneakers with yellow & white trim and white Train Track Lacing (from David F). Good angle showing the insides of this lacing method.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White & red Tony Hawk sneakers with tan & cyan trim and white combination of Straight Bar Lacing and Criss Cross Lacing (from Cody S). Cody added Criss Crosses for easier tightening. Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Etnies sneakers with tartan & chocolate trim and chocolate & white Half & Half / Straight Bar Lacing (from Mandy L). Both color laces came with these Etnies.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown hiking boots with blue combination of Lug Hash Lacing and Display Shoe Lacing (from Manuel R). Manuel's latest combination is slightly different towards the bottom. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Green Converse All-Stars with black & white trim and white Zipper Lacing (from Erick). First of three different photos of Erick's Converse collection.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Tan Converse hi-tops with black & white trim and white combination of Ladder Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing (from Erick). Second of three different photos of Erick's Converse collection. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse hi-tops with red & white trim and white combination of Riding Boot Lacing and Spider Web Lacing (from Erick). Last of three different photos of Erick's Converse collection.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White DC sneakers with black trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Eddy C). Two nice complementary-colored checkerboards. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black sneakers with black, white & red combination of Pentagram Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing and Checkerboard Lacing (from Adam A). The white Pentagram really stands out over the black foundation.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Vans Off The Walls with white trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Gerko K). The bottom straight section has been run across the outside. Sawtooth Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black, blue & white Adio Kenny Andersons with blue Sawtooth Lacing (from AJ). Great photo that shows this method really clearly.
Spider Web Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black DC sneakers with cyan trim and red & orange Spider Web Lacing (from Dana T). These short shoelaces barely managed a Spider Web with the ends tied off. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White DC Court Graffiks with black trim and patterned Lattice Lacing (from Ariel B). Rather than "rows" of Little Mermaids, Lattice Lacing creates a nice "collage".
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned black & white DC sneakers with black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Ryan L). The checkerboard tiling makes a perfect backdrop! Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Zoo York hi-tops with gold & black trim and white & black Zipper Lacing (from Allaina M). This really does look like a giant "Zipper".
Pentagram Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned black & white Vans sneakers with pink & black trim and white Pentagram Lacing (from Kat A). The Pentagram works well with the varied design of these sneakers. Double Back Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White DC sneakers with red trim and red Double Back Lacing (from Austin W). Tucking in the ends reveals the straight section across the top.
Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Navy blue Puma track shoes with white trim and cyan Zipper Lacing (from Kirby S). Zipper Lacing plus bubble laces should give amazing security. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Green & white Reebok tennis shoes with black trim and orange Lattice Lacing (from Kirby S). This wide, colorful lacing is bound to be noticed.
Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black DVS Shoe Company Getz 4s with purple & white trim and black & dark grey Double Lacing (from Rick T). Very subtle two-tone effect using two shades instead of colors. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Superstars with black trim and black Straight Bar Lacing (from Daniel Z). Classic three-stripe Adidas sneakers with five-stripe lacing.
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