why this product

Switching out your laces might seem like a minor detail, but it can have a big impact on any outfit. Investing in a few new hues may be one of the most clever and cost-effective ways to refresh your wardrobe from the ground up. Try strapping up a pair of classic dress shoes with our red waxed cotton laces for extra splash, or go for a monochrome look, pairing the neutral brown or black laces with similar hued shoes. With a nostalgic nod back to the days when the coolest kids in school were lacing their shell-tops and chucks with bright, attention-grabbing colors, these round waxed cotton shoe laces are an easy way to give any pair of kicks a new lease on life. In three lengths and six shades to choose from, your shoelace game just got a serious upgrade.

use & care

Go for an unexpected combo, like orange on a pair of dress shoes, or freshen up suede desert boots with the tan laces for a more classic, monochrome look.

production & design

Necessity is the mother of invention, as the adage goes, and in this case it served as the inspiration behind a whole company. After breaking his shoelaces while on a trip to Rome, founder Ben Hertz chanced upon a bright red pair in a small shop. Once he laced up, the response from his friends, family and even strangers proved overwhelmingly positive. Upon returning stateside to his home in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Hertz decided to create a whole range of the same sturdy, waxed cotton laces in a rainbow of unusual shades and a host of lengths to outfit any shoe or boot in need of an update.

about the designer

Waxed Cotton Shoe Laces (Round)

Kaufmann Mercantile from New York, NY
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Round waxed cotton laces for adding unexpected color to sneakers, dress shoes and boots, or keeping in step with neutral shades. Measures 27 inches long. Made in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Comes in a set of two. Made in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (more info)

More Details

  • Technical Specifications:

    27 inches long
    Seven colors: red, orange, green, blue, tan, dark brown and black

    Waxed cotton

    Made in

  • Dimensions: H 1.0 Inches x W 1.0 Inches x L 1.0 Inches
  • Product Code: V176000283126

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  • This item ships directly from Kaufmann Mercantile in Brooklyn, NY
  • Item is ready to ship in 1 - 3 Business Days. Delivery date will vary depending on your shipping address.
  • International orders may experience possible delays and take longer to arrive.
  • We accept complimentary returns within 14 days of receipt if the item is unused and in original condition.
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