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Straight European Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White K-Swiss Lozan IIs with patterned brown & orange trim and white Straight European Lacing (from Steve L). Inside-out version of Straight (European) Lacing looks totally different. Sawtooth Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Blue & black Etnies Kingston Chambrays with white trim and white Sawtooth Lacing (from Edwin M). White, contrasting laces make the underlying angled sections really evident.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Etnies Callicuts with pink & multi-colored trim and pink & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Maddie). Nice use of the excess pink lace, spiralling down the sides as a decorative border. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black sneakers with white trim and checkered black & white Straight Bar Lacing (from Robbie K). The checkerboard laces lend themselves to a straight lacing method.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Nike sneakers with fluoro green Lattice Lacing (from Matthias H). Some complex weaving was needed to create a lattice on these shoes with lugs and eyelets. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Circa 99s with red & white trim and fluoro green & black combination of Checkerboard Lacing and Lattice Lacing (from Ben L). Even ten year old Ben confidently re-laces his own sneakers.
Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Globe sneakers with white trim and white Straight Bar Lacing (from Liron). Great photo of this sharp looking lacing method. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse sneakers with white trim and green Lattice Lacing (from Kat). These sneakers really stand out with the green on black.
Army Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black combat boots with black Army Lacing (from Tarvos T). Note how the sides of the shoe can flex more easily, particularly near the ankle. Army Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse X-hi-tops with maroon trim and maroon Army Lacing (from Iancu B). Terrific lacing for these extra-hi boots.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Globe sneakers with white trim and blue & white combination of Criss Cross Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing (from Liron). Fat laces makes even Criss Cross Lacing look quite different. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown & tan Converse Double Uppers with white trim and brown & white combination of Straight Bar Lacing and Lattice Lacing (from Tom). These double-ups offer great scope for creative lacing combinations.
Straight Easy Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown boots with brown Straight Easy Lacing (from Richard H). Neat looking lacing on these German "Fallschirmjager" (Paratrooper) boots. Straight Easy Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black combat boots with black Straight Easy Lacing (from Richard H). Richard wears this gear doing army re-enactments.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Rainbow-colored Converse All-Stars with black & white trim and white combination of Lattice Lacing and Double Cross Lacing (from Rami S). Bright colors, decorative lacing, even a bell to guarantee that these shoes get noticed! Spider Web Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black boots with white Spider Web Lacing (from Bootdog). Very wide lacing area really shows off the "web" of shoelace.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Adio sneakers with black trim and black & white Checkerboard Lacing (from Ricky R). Nothing beats lacing new shoes fresh out of the box! Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Pink Converse All-Stars with black & white trim and white combination of Zipper Lacing and Lattice Lacing (from Anouk A). The right shoe is actually a doubled-up variation of "Lattice Lacing".
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Etnies sneakers with black trim and black & white Lattice Lacing (from Chris D). Chris cut and stitched together two laces for this great looking bi-color variation. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black boots with black Lattice Lacing (from TK). A great example of Lattice Lacing on more than six pairs of eyelets.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White & pink New Balance sneakers with red trim and patterned black & multi-colored Lattice Lacing (from TK). TK Lattice Laced these sneakers for her friend. Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White Nike Air Force Ones with purple, grey & red trim and red & purple Double Lacing (from Inge R). My partner, Inge, joined in the fun with some colorful new sneakers!
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Gravity skate shoes with red Lattice Lacing (from T G). One shoe uses a variation with the underlying laces woven in as well. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Airwalk sneakers with black Zipper Lacing (from Laurana A). Black on black doesn't photograph well, but they look good anyway.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey & white Puma sneakers with white Lattice Lacing (from Artur). Neat finish on these sneakers with seven eyelet pairs. Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black sneakers with cyan trim and cyan Checkerboard Lacing (from Jim H). This is Jim's first checkerboard ever.
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Orange Converse All-Stars with white & black trim and fluoro green Lattice Lacing (from Grey L). Awesome colors like these need awesome lacing to suit. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse X-hi-tops with white trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Devra G). How's this - FOUR extended lattices!
Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Randy L). Lattice Lacing breathing new life into Randy's old Chucks. Lattice Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white & multi-colored trim and white Lattice Lacing (from Randy L). Lattice Lacing on Randy's new customised Chucks.
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