“I can do it myself!” Few things will give your child more satisfaction than mastering shoe-lacing and tying skills. This wooden high-top sneaker will make practicing enjoyable, helping your child reach the developmental milestone of learning to tie shoes. This activity shaped like a high-top sneaker is made from high-quality wood and assembled with precise manufacturing standards. Melissa and Doug life skills toys help kids from 3 to 6 years to develop and strengthen their fine-motor skills and hand-eye coordination, while encouraging independence. This Melissa and Doug Deluxe Wood Lacing Sneaker makes an exceptional gift for kids from 3 to 6 years. Add the Melissa and Doug Wooden Latches Board to round out the play experience and give kids another engaging option for screen-free fun. For more than 30 years, Melissa and Doug has created beautifully designed imagination- and creativity-sparking products that NBC News calls “the gold standard in early childhood play.” We design every toy to the highest quality standards, and to nurture minds and hearts. If your child is not inspired, give us a call and we’ll make it right. Our phone number is on every product! Gender: unisex.