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Powerlace Auto-Lacing Shoes

December 04, 2014

Shoes haven’t undergone such a revolution in decades! While the entire footwear industry focuses on minimalist soles, Powerlace plans to conquer the planet with the very first auto-lacing technology.

The Québec start-up is proud to introduce the first pair of shoes that lace themselves, unveiling a futuristic-looking prototype of captivating simplicity.

Bending and tying is now a thing of the past. Simply slide your foot into the shoe and it laces itself, like magic. There are no complicated, motorized mechanisms. All it takes is foot pressure. A small lever at the heel loosens the laces.

The ingenious Powerlace technology has been extensively tested, both in the laboratory and out in the world. Needing capital to start large-scale production, the company has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. Pre-order your revolutionary pair starting at $175.


By: Samuel Auger

Photos: Powerlace


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