How To Tie Your Shoelaces
Tie Your Shoelaces. A quick and easy-to-follow guide to tying your shoelaces with two variations: one that's easier for kids!
Step 1: You will need
- 1 pair of shoes with laces
- 1 pair of hands
Step 2: Make the tying knot
Lay one lace over the top of the shoe and cross the other over it. Tuck the top lace under, and around the bottom one and pull both laces firmly at the ends to secure the tying knot.
Step 3: Make the loop
Next, with your writing hand, make a loop with the opposite lace.
Step 4: Wrap and tuck
Wrap the other lace all the way around the top side of the loop and tuck it back through itself. You should end with 1 large loop and the beginning of a second.
Step 5: Make the bow
To finish, grab both loops at the tops and pull them away from each other to tie and secure the bow.
Step 6: Variation easier for kids
Step 7: Make the tying knot
Lay one lace over the top of the shoe and cross the other over it.
Step 8: Make one loop
Take one lace and make a loop.
Step 9: Make the other loop
Take the other lace and make another loop.
Step 10: Cross the loops
Cross one loop over the other.
Step 11: Make the bow
Tuck one loop under the other, pull it through the gap and tighten it into a bow.