Erika’s No-Knot Barefoot sandal tying methods

Erika Berglund has been on FIRE creating new tying styles. Enjoy these 3 videos (Erica reports that she’s switching all her Invisible Shoes to the 3rd style she shows in these videos): First, a few tying tip: Lacing tips: Erika’s No-Knot Tying Styles This video makes a reference to our old name, Invisible Shoes. And […]

No toe tying huaraches by Sonja

Sonja’s No-Toe huarache running sandal

  Sonja came up with this tying style which has no toe strap or knot under your foot. You can slip these on and off in a moment. BTW, you won’t end up with a big flap in the front… that’s just what happened in the picture 😉 First, a few tying tips and notes: […]

Randy’s Marathon Huarache Tying Style

Randy Kreill is an ultra runner who loves his Xero Shoes. This is the tying style he came up with for his races. First, a few tying tips and notes: Tying the Lace knot: This is the knot we most commonly use, especially with our 100% polyester laces. The “Lace Bead”: This is the smallest […]

Ultra-minimalist Fisherman

Similar to the Ultra-minimalist Hitch style, it’s a single lace barefoot sandal tying pattern. Add a Fisherman’s knot and you have something comfy, without a knot at the top of your foot. Once you get the tension just right, you slip ’em on and off in a second. People use this tying style for everything […]

Minimalist Sandal Tying Style - Xero Hitch

Ultra-minimalist Hitch

Perhaps the simplest tying style for minimalist running sandals there is! In fact, for some it feels TOO simple Once you get the tension just right, you slip ’em on and off in a second. People use this tying style for everything from walking to running marathons. First, a few tying tips and notes: Tying the […]

Xero Loop

This is another great slip-on tying style for Xero Shoes. The loop in the front gives you some fun decorative options. Once you get the tension just right, you slip ’em on and off in a second. People use this tying style for everything from walking to running marathons. First, a few tying tips and […]

Xero Basic

This is the tying style we use for our Custom-Made Xero Shoes. Once you get the tension just right, you slip ’em on and off in a second. People use this tying style for everything from walking to running marathons. First, a few tying tips and notes: Tying the Lace knot: This is the knot […]

Randy Kreill’s Marathon Huarache Tying Technique

Xero Shoe customer Randy Kreill the opposite of me. I’m a “short sprinter”. The 100m and the 60m (indoor) are my races of choice. I run a 200m under protest. And, yes, I’m also a “short sprinter” in that I’m 5’5″ 😉 Randy, on the other hand, is a tall, ultra-runner. Here’s a picture of him […]

Kelly’s No-knot huaraches tying method

A combination of Sonja’s way to tie barefoot running sandals with the addition of a toe strap to hold the front of the sandal in place, Kelly offers the following: