The Best Light Up Laces

Light up shoelaces are not only great for parties or Halloween but can also be used to keep you safer when running and walking after dark. You can actually wear them whenever you want, though, because, why not? A good pair should lace up easily, feature multiple light settings and provide hours of usage before needing replacement batteries. With this in mind, we did some research and rounded up our favorite light up laces on the market for all types of footwear, from sneakers to boots to skates. Each of our picks is sure to spice up any outfit and make you stand out.

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1. Glow Fever Light Up Shoelaces

These durable nylon laces feature 10 LED lamp beads and 3 light modes; fast flash, slow blink and steady.

Pros: They come in a variety of colors including hot pink, blue and bright green. They're also offered in a variety pack of 5. Their 45-inch length makes them ideal for pairing with high-tops or rollerblades.

Cons: Some users may find the lights don't last long enough.

glow fever light up shoelaces

2. MadeComfy LED Shoelaces - 3 Pairs

These laces have 7 colorful LED lights and 3 modes; quick flash, slow flash and neon-rotation mode.

Pros: They will hold up to rain and come in a handy storage bag.

Cons: They may be too short (35 inches) for some shoe styles.

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3. Novelty Place Light Up Laces

These 50-inch laces come in a 3-pack that includes a white, red and green pair with bright LED lights.

Pros: These are also water-resistant with 3 lighting modes.

Cons: The emitter may look a tad bulky.

novelty place light up shoelaces

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