Waxed Laces from Beckett Simonon

These white leather sneakers from Beckett Simonon have held up well over the past few weeks of testing. This close-up provides a good glimpse of the Morgen leather trainers’ standout waxed laces.

Happily, the leather trainers and their laces are still white, though that’s because I have been diligent to avoid traipsing through mud.  For me, trying out these new sneakers from Beckett Simonon has been little like learning to drive. At first, I kept close to home, but slowly expanded my radius farther out.

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