The sneakers that people wear should be suitable to the activity they’re performing. For comfort, endurance levels, and safety’s sake, shoes and shoelaces should mold to your feet for a snug, but not binding fit. If there is not enough room in the “toe box” area of the shoes, malformations may result. Shop for lightweight material, like cotton canvas – vinyl is too constricting. Xtenex laces are made to accommodate every kind of athletic sneaker and any other tie-up shoe. Lengths and widths vary for adaptability, and for style, they come in an array of colors.