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Lug Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Vans shoes with red trim and black Lug Hash Lacing (from Adam N). This method helped to "shorten" Adam's laces. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Red velvet Doc Martens boots with black trim and red Straight Bar Lacing (from Julia F). Huge eyelets and red ribbon laces look fabulous no matter how they're laced!
Double Cross Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Navy blue DC shoes with pale blue & white trim and pale blue Double Cross Lacing (from Steven A). DC shoes are ideal for "D"ouble "C"ross lacing! Segmented Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Tan, red & coral Puma sneakers with white trim and red & coral Segmented Lacing (from Andrew G). These shoes came laced this way to show off the two supplied laces.
Straight Easy Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Converse hi-tops with black & white trim and patterned cyan & yellow Straight Easy Lacing (from Liron). I love the wide, patterned shoelaces! Hash Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Adidas sneakers with white trim and black Hash Lacing (from Gabriel). Gabriel calls this variation "Hash Lacing 2 inverted by Gnomo".
Hash Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Superstars with black trim and white Hash Lacing (from Sam). Sam used the bottom empty eyelets to consume the excess lace. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Etnies sneakers with white trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Tyler L). Tyler's newest shoes, this time with a sharp B&W checkerboard.
Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown & pink Converse hi-tops with white trim and white Ladder Lacing (from Jess G). Surgeon's Knots make for a very neat finishing touch. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Etnies sneakers with white trim and black & white Lattice Lacing (from Cory M). This is one way to always be able to distinguish your left sneaker from your right!
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Navy blue Converse hi-tops with black & white trim and white combination of Zipper Lacing and Lattice Lacing (from Jeanne B). The wide Converse shoelaces suit both of these methods. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black shoes with white Zipper Lacing (from Yuri C). First of two pairs of Yuri's shoes with Zipper Lacing.
Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Converse All-Stars with black & white trim and white Zipper Lacing (from Yuri C). Last of two pairs of Yuri's shoes with Zipper Lacing. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Various sneakers with combination of Ladder Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing and Double Helix Lacing (from Holger S). Quote: "Tonight I discovered how dark and dull I lived my life with just criss-cross lacing!"
Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey Jack Wolfskin Mountain Attack boots with cyan, navy blue & red trim and grey & red Ladder Lacing (from Holger S). First of three close-ups of Holger's various shoes. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue Adidas HB Specials with black & white trim and white Straight Bar Lacing (from Holger S). Second of three close-ups of Holger's various shoes. Note the "across and back" near the bottom.
Double Helix Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown Adidas Chile 62 Retros with grey & white trim and brown Double Helix Lacing (from Holger S). Last of three close-ups of Holger's various shoes. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adidas Jerez sneakers with grey trim and white Zipper Lacing (from Holger S). I'm not sure of the actual colors due to the B&W photo.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Ecko sneakers with red trim and red & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Andrew B). First of three photos of Andrew's various shoes. Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black, red & olive Linds World Impex bowling shoes with white trim and black Ladder Lacing (from Andrew B). Second of three photos of Andrew's various shoes.
Ladder Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Navy blue & grey Murrey bowling shoes with white trim and white Ladder Lacing (from Andrew B). Last of three photos of Andrew's various shoes. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Gallaz sneakers with cyan trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Becci L). Super-wide checkerboard on these Gallaz's.
Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey Reebok Pro Legacy Mids with cyan, white & blue trim and pink & white Double Lacing (from Kristoffer B). The pink laces are tied whilst the white are tucked in. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Puma Romas with cyan trim and black Lattice Lacing (from Stonedchewy). First of three photos of Stonedchewy's various sneakers.
Over Under Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Adidas Italias with yellow trim and black Over Under Lacing (from Stonedchewy). Second of three photos of Stonedchewy's various sneakers. Over Under Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White & grey Adidas Italias with black & blue trim and white Over Under Lacing (from Stonedchewy). Last of three photos of Stonedchewy's various sneakers.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Various sneakers with brown, black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Jordan D). Group shot of three pairs of Jordan's sneakers. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White sneakers with patterned brown trim and brown & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Jordan D). Nice close-up of one pair of Jordan's sneakers.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Etnies sneakers with fluoro green & orange Checkerboard Lacing (from Eleonora S). Clever idea to tape the ends together on the outside. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Etnies Callicuts with black Straight Bar Lacing (from Jake G). It's tricky to straight-lace a shoe with five eyelet pairs.
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