Keep Shoe Tongue From Sliding

Quite frequently the tongue in a child's shoe will slip around to the side where it can make the foot very uncomfortable. The situation can be remedied quite simply, however, by making two small slits in the offending tongue and passing the shoelaces through them.

By duckie-do from Cortez, CO



November 16, 20100 found this helpful

I've often wondered why some types of sneakers have the laces through the tongue. Thanks to you, now I know. Thanks!

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Consumer Advice Clothing TipsNovember 14, 2010
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