Runner’s High

Avid runners have heard the term “Runner’s High”. The psychological state of feeling that time is suspended and aches and pains are removed. Including a sense of euphoria or a bit of “I’m a super hero”. So what do laces have to do with achieving the Runner’s High?  As it turns out, a lot. Repetitive […]

Outlasting Shoes and Saying Thanks

Outlasting Shoes and Saying Thanks! There are some environments where traditional shoelaces can’t take the pressure. Firefighters, chemical engineers, welders, hikers and more confirm that Ironlace laces can take whatever is thrown at them. We love it! Not just our own tests, real life testing and reporting that comes from our customers. In fact, many […]

Just How Old Are Shoelaces?

Ironlace Ironlace Unbreakable brown round Unbreakable Boot Laces with USA Flag on leather boots

Just How Old Are Shoelaces? It’s a bit of a chicken and the egg question – which came first the shoe or the shoelace? It’s difficult to know for sure. However, accepting the fact, what our ancestors wore on their feet weren’t really shoes, and what they bound them with were laces. I’m gonna say […]

Aglet Shoelace Repair (plastic tips on your shoelaces)

Shoelace Tips

Fix aglets on your laces. Occasionally the plastic tips of shoelaces (aglets) will break-off and fray. This doesn’t effect the shoelace strength, but can make it awfully frustrating to switch the laces into a new pair of shoes. It is possible to repair Ironlace™ Paracord laces by using a lighter. Trim off the frayed ends […]