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Shoe Lacing Photos
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Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Rockport shoes with black Straight Bar Lacing (from Chris R). Chris created his own odd-eyelet-pair variation to work on these shoes. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red & pink Etnies sneakers with pink & white trim and red & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Erica P). These shoes came with both these colored laces.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown & tan Converse All-Stars with white trim and brown & white combination of Checkerboard Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing (from Rodney E). Note the extra layer of brown laces through the second set of eyelets! Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White K-Swiss sneakers with patterned black, blue & pink trim and black & white combination of Checkerboard Lacing and Double Lacing (from x_cellent). Two black & white lacing methods - one straight, one angled.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Reebok Classics with black trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Conor M). On a no-uniform day at school, Conor jazzed up his trainers. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red & white Converse All-Stars with black trim and white Zipper Lacing (from Marta). Zipper lacing was chosen because it was a bit different.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White sneakers with pink trim and pink & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Raychell M). Note how the checkerboards use reversed color combinations. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White sneakers with grey & brown trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Yoana G). Flat laces create an almost solid woven lattice.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned brown & grey Vans sneakers with black trim and patterned pink & white Lattice Lacing (from Michaela K). What a contrast - pink laces on skull-patterned sneakers! Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & white Converse All-Stars with brown trim and brown & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Ken G). Ken bought these shoes pre-laced with checkerboard lacing.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Campus STs with green trim and green & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Nawien). This checkerboard started with Hiking / Biking Lacing for the horizontal sections. Sawtooth Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Cream & brown sneakers with black trim and camouflage Sawtooth Lacing (from Black P). Camouflage is really effective - it's hard to follow where the lacing runs.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & white Fila sneakers with black combination of Footbag Lacing and Checkerboard Lacing (from Cory S). Interesting combination - Footbag lacing finished with an all-black Checkerboard. Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike Air Assaults with patterned black & grey trim and black & white Double Lacing (from Guy). Black and white are reversed between the left and right shoes.
Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Superstars with black trim and white Ladder Lacing (from Trevor L). Run DMC used to wear shoes like these; I wonder how he laced his? Knotted Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Converse sneakers with red & black trim and yellow Knotted Lacing (from Harma). Bonus points if you can figure out what's written underneath these knots!
Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse Weapons with white trim and black & white Double Lacing (from Trevor L). Sharp look with all the lace ends tucked into the shoe. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black shoes with black & white combination of Double Lacing and Lattice Lacing (from Robert N). Using two colors makes this lattice even more interesting.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Tan Nike 6.0s with brown & white trim and tan & brown Checkerboard Lacing (from Marc). First of two shots of Marc's shoes "on the street". Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Tan Nike 6.0s with brown & white trim and tan & brown Checkerboard Lacing (from Marc). Last of two shots of Marc's shoes "on the street".
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown Converse All-Stars with white & black trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Roberto). These sneakers are both nicely laced and nicely photographed. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Vans sneakers with white & multi-colored trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Casey S). The white lattices really stand out on these black sneakers.
Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike Air Force Ones with white Straight Bar Lacing (from Chris Y). It took Chris less than 10 minutes to master this lacing. Over Under Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Converse All-Stars with white trim and white Over Under Lacing (from Bandit1980). First of three lacing methods on Bandit's new Converse sneakers.
Double Back Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Converse All-Stars with white trim and white Double Back Lacing (from Bandit1980). Second of three lacing methods on Bandit's new Converse sneakers. Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Converse All-Stars with white trim and white Double Lacing (from Bandit1980). Last of three lacing methods on Bandit's new Converse sneakers.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike Air Force Ones with white Lattice Lacing (from Trey N). Nice shot showing Trey's shoes from two angles. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas sneakers with camouflage trim and camouflage Straight Bar Lacing (from Rodney B). Rodney laced his custom painted sneakers with matching fat laces.
Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas sneakers with camouflage trim and camouflage Straight Bar Lacing (from Rodney B). Close-up of the custom painting on Rodney's sneakers. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Patterned black & white Cheap Monday sneakers with black & white combination of Lattice Lacing and Bow Tie Lacing (from Emilie H). Nice uniformity - Emilie has stayed with black & white throughout.
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