How to tie shoes one-handed using my “Ian Knot” – Professor Shoelace

How to tie shoes one-handed using my “Ian Knot” – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Today’s video is how to tie a one-handed shoelace knot. Now, there’s all sorts of one-handed techniques out there. My technique is based on my two-handed “Ian Knot” technique, which, when done with two hands, is normally the world’s fastest shoelace knot. When done with […]

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How to tie the “Ian Knot” tightly – Professor Shoelace

How to tie the “Ian Knot” tightly – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Today’s video is about how to tie my “Ian Knot” tightly. Now a lot of people have managed to learn the “Ian Knot”, the world’s fastest shoelace knot, but it takes quite a few years to develop the experience to how to tie it – […]

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Two Loop Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

Two Loop Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Today’s video is about the “Two Loop Shoelace Knot” or “Bunny Ears” technique. Let’s have a look at it now. I’ve got a shoe that’s ready to tie. And we’ll begin with a left-over-right Starting Knot. So that’s the left end feeding over the right […]

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ONE shoelace knot – SIX different techniques – Professor Shoelace

ONE shoelace knot – SIX different techniques – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Now something I find quite fascinating about shoelace knots is that there’s often more than one different tying technique that will result in the identical finished knot. Today’s video, we’ll look at the standard bow knot that most of us tie our laces with and […]

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Ian’s Secure Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

Ian’s Secure Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Today’s video is about my Ian’s Secure Shoelace Knot. Now, turns out that I’d actually re-invented a knot known as a “Double Slip Knot”, or, as it appears in a German book as the “Seemännische Schuhbandschleife”, which translates as the “Seaman’s Shoelace Knot”. Well, I’m […]

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Standard Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

Standard Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Now I’m a bit biased towards my own “Ian Knot”, the world’s fastest shoelace knot, but I guess I can give some reasonable instructions on how to tie regular shoelace knots as well. Let’s begin with the “Standard Shoelace Knot”. I’ve got us set up […]

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How to Sawtooth Lace your shoes – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Today’s video is about “Sawooth Lacing”. Now this is an unusual lacing which has straight sections on the top and diagonal sections underneath. And the interesting part is that it actually shifts the shoe out of alignment, which can be helpful if you’ve got a […]

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Mega Ian Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

Mega Ian Shoelace Knot tutorial – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”. Today’s video is about my “Mega Ian Knot”. Now, unlike my regular “Ian Knot”, which is the world’s FASTEST shoelace knot, this one’s quite a bit slower but much more secure. Let’s look at that now. Start by showing it to you on my Ian’s […]

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The “Granny Knot” – why shoes come undone – Professor Shoelace

The “Granny Knot” – why shoes come undone – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, “Professor Shoelace” here. And this video I’m gonna tackle the tricky problem of shoelaces that come undone. You know what it’s like, you’re walking along, suddenly you feel that funny loose feeling on your feet and sure enough your shoelaces have come untied again. Now people that suffer this problem are often very […]

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“Ian Knot” detailed tutorial – Professor Shoelace

“Ian Knot” detailed tutorial – Professor Shoelace

G’day everyone, Ian Fieggen here, also known as “Professor Shoelace”, as you can see from this T-shirt that my partner had made up for me! Now I’ve done a few videos in the past about my “Ian Knot”, the world’s fastest shoelace knot. Today I’m doing a tutorial video, much slower, much more detail. I’m […]

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