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At what age did your child start wearing shoes with laces?

shoes, shoelaces

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mommyofone740

Asked by mommyofone740 at 10:16 PM on Jan. 7, 2011 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • My DD is 2 and wears them since she's was 1
    Chloesmom1126

    Answer by Chloesmom1126 at 10:16 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • 18 months.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 10:16 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • When they started walking around in public. Until then they pretty much went barefoot, wore socks, or Robeez. Age 2, generally.
    misses_nick

    Answer by misses_nick at 10:17 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • They have always worn shoes with laces unless they are wearing sandals or crocs. They couldn't tie them until they were in kindergarten.
    ashisamom

    Answer by ashisamom at 10:25 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • My Son's second pair of shoes were laces and He was about 1 1/2..We refuse to buy Him Velcro.
    -AJ

    Answer by -AJ at 10:36 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • we bought my daughter her first shoes when she started walking at 13 months, and they've always been velcro or buckle closures, or slip-ons. she's now 2.5yo, and we just bought her a pair of little converse lace-up shoes for christmas. i might have done it earlier but she never showed interest in taking her shoes off so it hasn't seemed necessary. now i like the lace-ups because it guards better against the mulch getting into her shoes from her playground.
    mellypoo

    Answer by mellypoo at 10:48 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • they're teenagers and still don't, we'll neither do I . maybe thqt explains why my oldest didn't tie until he was 10. we just like slip ons better.
    luvschocolate

    Answer by luvschocolate at 10:57 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • He has always had shoes with laces. His first pair of shoes (pumas) were at 3 months.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 11:14 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • My 4 yo hasn't yet. All of the shoes she takes an interest in wearing are buckle shoes or velcro gym shoes, so that's what I have been buying her. I let her pick out her shoes when we shop. Hell, even most of my shoes are either slip on gym shoes or zip up boots, lol.

    KairisMama

    Answer by KairisMama at 11:44 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • I started mine when they were little..although they cannot tie them yet I make them wear them..
    NothinShockin

    Answer by NothinShockin at 8:43 AM on Jan. 8, 2011

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