Express Your Unique Style with Riedell’s ColorLab Website: A Custom Skate Experience for You

Written By: Riedell | April 27, 2023

Finding the perfect pair of skates that not only delivers exceptional performance but also reflects your unique style can be a challenge, regardless of whether you’re a competitive, casual, or developmental skater. Riedell Skates, a leading manufacturer of high-quality ice skates since 1945, has the perfect solution with their new ColorLab website. This interactive online tool allows you to create custom, colorful skates that showcase your personality and style on the ice.

Discover the ColorLab Website

The ColorLab website is an innovative platform that lets you design your own skate boots in just a few simple steps:

  • Pick your boot model
  • Choose colors for each panel from over 35 leather, metallic leather, and suede leather options
  • Select your stitching color
  • Customize hardware options, including hooks, lace bars, and heel clips

Throughout the customization process, you’ll see a real-time rendering of your design, so you know exactly what to expect. Once you’re satisfied with your creation, you can export your design as a PDF and order your custom skates directly from Riedell or through an authorized dealer.

Why you’ll love ColorLab

By using the ColorLab website, you can unleash your creativity and design skates that not only perform exceptionally but also make a statement on the ice. The customization options available let you tailor your skates to your preferences, whether you’re looking for a subtle pop of color or a bold, eye-catching design.

Here are a few reasons why ColorLab is a fantastic tool for skaters of all levels:

Personal expression: Your skates can be an extension of your personality, and ColorLab allows you to showcase your individuality. This can help you feel more connected to your skates, boosting your confidence on the ice, no matter your skill level.

Stand out from the crowd: With countless combinations of colors and customization options, you can create a pair of skates that truly sets you apart from other skaters, whether you’re a competitive figure skater or just enjoy leisurely laps around the rink.

Team coordination: If you’re part of a synchronized skating team, ColorLab can help you create skates that complement your team’s colors and aesthetic, adding to your overall presentation. This feature can also be beneficial for skaters in developmental programs or clubs, fostering a sense of unity and team spirit.

Create a memorable gift: Custom skates designed using the ColorLab website make for a truly unique and special gift for the skater in your life. Whether you’re gifting them to a friend, family member, or even yourself, the personalized touch shows thought and care.

Grow with your skates: For developmental skaters who are still progressing through the levels, having a pair of skates that reflects their personal style can make each milestone feel even more rewarding. As their skills advance, they’ll have a constant reminder of their journey in the form of their custom skates.

How to Order

After designing your custom skates using the ColorLab website, you can either order through your local dealer (found using the Riedell Dealer Locator) or directly from Riedell’s Customer Service Team by emailing Once you’ve completed your design, the production time for your ColorLab boots is 12-14 weeks, plus shipping time from Riedell’s Red Wing, MN facility. Please note that due to the custom nature of the product, Riedell ColorLab Skates cannot be returned.

Find the Perfect Skate For You

Whether you’re a competitive skater seeking an edge in competition, a casual skater wanting to make a statement, or a developmental skater looking to make each achievement even more special, ColorLab offers an unparalleled opportunity to express your individuality through high-quality, custom skate designs. With a user-friendly interface, a wide range of customization options, and Riedell’s commitment to craftsmanship, the ColorLab website is a game-changer for skaters looking to stand out on the ice. Don’t miss the chance to create your dream pair of skates – try the ColorLab website today and experience the difference for yourself.