Listed in this section are products that enable an existing fastening on footwear to be extended. They are generally for strap or flap types of fastener, with Velcro or a buckle.1 Extending fasteners may make them easier to grip if you have limited grip or dexterity in your hands.
Also included are shoes which offer extension fasteners as an accessory.1
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