Introduction: How to Tie Your Shoes in Less Then 1 Sec

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Your out walking, ans all of the sudden you realize that one of your shoes has untied it self... After this tutorial you are able to save your valuable time and have time to spend this on things that matter more! ;)

Step 1: Watch This Video First!

In this video I will show in detail how to tie your shoe in less then one second! By watching the video first it may be clearer what the following picture will shove and acts more like a remainder! :)

If you can not watch the video true the "picture frame", then you can follow this link instead!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-h3uffQrpmM

Step 2: The Right Start...

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"1." Start of with a basic shoe knot. "2." Grab both shoe laces with your: Pinky, Ring and long finger.

Step 3: Spin It!

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"1." Rotate both hands clockwise. Until you have something similar. Or you can simply rotate both hands separately. First one hand "over" and the other "under" the lace.

"2." Make sure that both laces are pointing in different direction after the previous step!

Step 4: Get a "grip" of This

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"1." Grab the left lace with your index finger, by using a "hock" grip. And your right lace with your thumb "2.".

If this doesn't work your shoelaces where pointing in the opposite direction then my instructions. If so, then switch the grip between your thumb and index finger for both laces!

Step 5: Pull!

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"1." Combine this two grip at once and pull "2.".

Step 6: ​Eureka!

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Eureka, we are done! With some practise and maybe even your own improvements you will be able to pull this of in under a second! :) It is now time to figure out what you can do with all the time you save! ;)

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https://www.youtube.com/user/victordoes

Comments

jamie60509 (author)2015-05-19

Great tutorial - this is also known as the 'Ian knot', I've been using it for years :o)

pucksurfer (author)2014-03-18

You have quite a bit of typos. You may want to fix that. Just a tip

Victor Does (author)pucksurfer2014-03-20

Ok, thanks! :)

petrolon (author)2014-02-10

What? That was awesome.

Victor Does (author)petrolon2014-02-11

Thanks! :)

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