Custom sneakers are a great way to express your personal style, and finding the right shoelaces for your customs can take them to the next level. Upgrading the stock laces to a pair of premium laces that match your colorway is the best way to top off your designs.
Check out some of the best custom sneakers and lace swaps from this month below to see how a quick lace swap can upgrade your customs.
Time's running out to get your Christmas customs ready!
Artist @mcvsso created these Grinch-themed custom Hyperdunks, featuring a variety of Christmas-themed details, including a portrait of the Grinch on the sides, Christmas lights on the heel, a snowflake pattern on the body, and to top it all off, a red lace swap to complete the Christmas color scheme.
Laces: Red Rope Laces
@ezscustumz designed these custom Air Force 1s, featuring a gray, black, gold, and red upper, a solid red sole, and a custom dripping Swoosh outlined in gold.
To complete the colorway, the artist swapped out the stock laces for a pair of gold luxury leather laces.
Laces: Gold Luxury Leather
@colormefresh created the ultimate pair of Dragon Ball Z customs. The upper features a white base with dragon scale details, a faux reptile skin Swoosh, Dragon Ball Z details on the tongue tags, and a portrait of Goku on the out-facing sides.
The heels also feature Swarovski crystals placed to represent dragon scales, and the artist swapped out the stock laces for a fresh pair of flat yellow laces.
Laces: Pale Yellow Flat
@arts_undefined designed a pair of custom " MADE IN FL " Off-White-style football cleats for Van Jefferson of the LA Rams.
The cleats feature a solid blue base, " BELLA " and "MADE IN FL " Off-White-style branding on the toes and heels, and an orange stitched outline around the Swoosh. A pair of Off-White-style laces completes the concept.
Laces: Off-White Style
You might've missed the Air Dior drop, but nothing's stopping you from creating your own custom Dior-inspired sneakers.
@mcvsso created these Dior x Air Force 1 customs, featuring Dior branding on the toe boxes, Swooshes, and tongue tags. The artist swapped the laces for a pair of waxed flat laces with silver lace locks to complete the luxury concept.
Laces: White Waxed Flat
Lace Locks: Silver
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Lace Lab Sizing Chart*
|Number of Eyelets||Lace Length|
|3 Eyelets||30 Inches|
|4 Eyelets||36 Inches|
|5-6 Eyelets||45 Inches|
|6-7 Eyelets||54 Inches|
|7-8 Eyelets||63 Inches|
*Sizing varies from shoe to shoe. Please use this chart as a rough estimate. For best results, please measure the length of your original laces. If you are between two sizes using our chart, we recommend choosing the shorter length for most applications.