Are you tired of bending down to tie and untie your shoelaces? Or maybe you don’t want your shoelaces dragging on the ground and getting dirty. No tie shoelaces, also known as elastic shoelaces or lock laces, are a solution designed to save you time and effort. If you're someone who's always on the go or simply prefers convenience, elastic no tie shoelaces are a game-changer. In this post, we'll delve into what no tie shoelaces are, summarise their advantages, and provide a step-by-step guide on how to install them on your favourite pair of trainers.


What Are No Tie Shoelaces?

No tie shoelaces, or elastic shoe laces, are a modern alternative to traditional laces. Made from elastic materials, these laces stretch to provide a snug fit without the need for constant tying and untying. They come equipped with locking mechanisms that keep the laces in place, ensuring that your shoes stay securely on your feet. This innovative design is perfect for anyone looking for convenience, comfort, and a sleek, clean look for their shoes.


Advantages of Using No Tie Shoelaces

Using no tie shoelaces comes with a host of benefits:

  • Convenience: Say goodbye to the hassle of tying your laces. With elastic no tie shoelaces, you can slip your shoes on and off with ease.
  • Comfort: These laces adjust to the shape of your foot, providing a custom fit that reduces pressure points and enhances comfort.
  • Safety: No more tripping over loose laces! Lock laces stay secure, making them ideal for physical activities like running or exercising.
  • Durability: Made from high-quality materials, no tie shoelaces are designed to withstand the rigours of daily wear and tear.


How to Get No Tie Shoelaces on Your Shoes

Ready to switch to no tie shoelaces? Follow these simple steps to get them on your shoes:

  1. Remove Old Laces: Start by taking out your old shoelaces.
  2. Thread the Laces: Begin threading the elastic shoelaces through the eyelets of your shoes, using the lacing pattern of your choice. Make sure to pull the laces evenly so that they are centred.
  3. Install the Locking Mechanism: Once the laces are threaded, slide the locking mechanism onto both ends of the laces. Pull the laces through the lock until you achieve the desired tension.
  4. Trim Excess Laces: If there's excess lace after securing the lock, trim it off, leaving a small amount for adjustment if necessary.
  5. Secure the Ends: Most no tie shoelaces come with end clips. Attach these clips to the trimmed ends to prevent fraying and to give a clean finish.
  6. Adjust as Needed: Put on your shoes and adjust the tension by sliding the lock up or down until you find the perfect fit.

Need a visual guide on installing no tie shoelaces? Check out this short YouTube tutorial!


If you're in the market for a stylish trainer that features elastic shoelaces, look no further than Finily's Rina. Rina is a fancy, lightweight slip-on trainer designed for women who are always on the go. With its elastic no tie shoelaces and mesh construction, it offers a perfect fit and exceptional comfort. The lightweight and flexible TPR rubber outsole ensures durability and grip, making Rina ideal for running, yoga, or any other physical activity.

Discover the ease and style of no tie shoelaces with Finily's Rina trainers. Visit our online store to shop now and experience the perfect blend of comfort and fashion from our family-owned brand, right here in London.