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Starburst Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Multi-colored Converse DC Comics with white Starburst Lacing (from Brad B). Close-up showing side-on perspective of one Starburst. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & white Nike wrestling shoes with purple Straight Bar Lacing (from Josh N). Side view gives a glimpse of the inner sections.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & grey Es (és) Accels with blue & white trim and orange combination of Spider Web Lacing and Ladder Lacing (from Alex W). Two different methods with similar loop-under techniques. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Antik roller skates with white & fluoro pink trim and fluoro pink & fluoro yellow combination of Angled Checker Lacing and Straight Bar Lacing (from Theresa N). Angled Checkers at bottom, doubled-up Straight Bars at top.
Sawtooth Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse All-Stars with white trim and white Sawtooth Lacing (from Carter P). Photo clearly shows the underlying angled sections. Pentagram Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse One Stars with white trim and white Pentagram Lacing (from Carter P). One Star sneakers with "One Star" shoe lacing.
Angled Checker Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey Fred Perry Kingston Chambrays with black trim and blue & black Angled Checker Lacing (from Sébastien P). Slight variation with only the dark laces woven. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black boots with black combination of Zipper Lacing and Gap Lacing (from Robert G). Gap at the ankle aids flexibility.
Checkerboard Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Nike sneakers with white trim and red & black Checkerboard Lacing (from Tyler D). New kicks with bold new Checkerboards. Asterisk Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey & white Nike Hyperdunks with red & black trim and white Asterisk Lacing (from Carter P). First of three different lacing methods from Carter.
Double Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Reebok ZigTechs with white trim and black & white Double Lacing (from Carter P). Second of three different lacing methods from Carter. Straight Bar Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Cyan & navy blue Vans ERAs with white trim and navy blue Straight Bar Lacing (from Carter P). Last of three different lacing methods from Carter.
Angled Checker Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black DC sneakers with white trim and fluoro green & black Angled Checker Lacing (from Steve). Dark sneakers with seriously bright angled checkerboards. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse hi-tops with white trim and fluoro orange & purple combination of Double Sided Lacing and Zipper Lacing (from Hannah P). Wide laces are ideal for Double Sided Lacing.
Straight European Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Brown Church's dress shoes with black trim and black Straight European Lacing (from Emilio B). Underlying sections are only partly visible. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black & white Adidas Adizeros with red trim and black combination of Over Under Lacing and Lock Lacing (from Tristan H). Different lacing to extend the life of Tristan's old sneakers.
Double Helix Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Camouflage Converse John Varvartos with black & white trim and camouflage Double Helix Lacing (from Jeff R). Hi-tops are a great candidate for Double Helix Lacing. Lug Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Ecco sneakers with grey trim and black Lug Double Back Lacing (from Daniel D). Clever variation to incorporate the lug at bottom middle.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Nike sneakers with fluoro green & white trim and white combination of Display Shoe Lacing and Over Under Lacing (from Corey). First of five different photos of Corey's various new sneakers. Angled Checker Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Impulse sneakers with white trim and black & white Angled Checker Lacing (from Corey). Second of five different photos of Corey's various new sneakers.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Impulse sneakers with white trim and black & white combination of Angled Checker Lacing and Half & Half Lacing and Pentagram Lacing (from Corey). Third of five different photos of Corey's various new sneakers. Half & Half Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Impulse sneakers with white trim and black & white Half & Half Lacing (from Corey). Fourth of five different photos of Corey's various new sneakers.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge White sneakers with white combination of Lug Lattice Lacing and Lug Starburst Lacing (from Corey). Last of five different photos of Corey's various new sneakers. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Grey Converse All-Stars with orange, black & white trim and fluoro green & purple combination of Hidden Knot Lacing and Starburst Lacing (from Sarah). Two-color two-layer combination for Sarah's little brother.
Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Pink Converse All-Stars with black trim and black Zipper Lacing (from Jana P). Zipper Lacing worked well on Jana's older pair of pink Chucks. Zipper Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse Chuck Taylors with pink trim and pink Zipper Lacing (from Jana P). Jana's black Chucks with Zipper Lacing before replacing the old shoelaces.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse Chuck Taylors with pink trim and pink combination of Hash Lacing and Double Helix Lacing (from Jana P). Jana tried a couple of methods to suit the new, slightly shorter laces. Straight European Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black Converse Chuck Taylors with pink trim and pink Straight European Lacing (from Jana P). Jana's final choice of method that suited the length of the shoelaces.
Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black ice skates with white trim and patterned white & black combination of Knotted Segment Lacing and Knotted Lacing (from Scott M). Knotted near ankle for heel security, double knotted at top for tying. Combination Lacing photo - Click to enlarge Black ice skates with white trim and patterned white & black combination of Knotted Segment Lacing and Knotted Lacing (from Scott M). Finished off with an Ian's Secure Shoelace Knot.
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