For everybody that wants to know exactly what shoes they are, they're DC Guys's Pure XE Tennis shoe.
Only some dimensions are still offered here:
Great Shade SHOE LACES Below:
If your sole is glued down, just tear it up. That's just what I maded with these footwears. When you tie the knot under the sole, tie it in the direction of the inside arc of your foot so you do not feel it. Let me know if you have any kind of concerns. All the best.
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