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I picked up this Zenith Elite about a month ago.  The original strap was a very dark brown so I decided to change it up.       
    Thanks for the reply and making me feel better that it's not my feet that are jacked up.  Both my McAllisters have the standard leather souls.  I don't mind creases in the vamp at all and I always use shoe trees but it's weird how this small crease is forming.  Shoes trees don't extend all the way into the toe box so they don't help w/ this particular crease.  Everything else about the construction of the shoes is otherwise exceptional... I suppose I can live with it...
    I love my walnut McAllisters but there's been a crease developing in the toe region (right shoe only) that's been bothering me.. The shoes fit perfect and I also have McAllisters in merlot that have seen as much wear as the walnuts but do not exhibit creasing in the toe region.  I believe I got these from Amazon last year.  Would this be considered a defect?   Here is a pic of the merlot McAllisters.  
Great job with darkening the Walnut Strands!  I have both the McAllisters and Strands in walnut but they are different shades.  The Strands are on the lighter side, similar to your original picture, and the McAllisters are on the darker side which I think is perfect.  I'm thinking about using AE Dark Brown Premium Polish to achieve similar results to yours.  
That's the cleanest & sexiest vintage Omega I've ever seen.  The size is perfect, the clean dial, and that blue seconds hand .... simply sublime!  
They run 1/2 size big.  If you have wider feet consider 2E width when you size down.
no pop in my muleskinners.  if you try returning/exchanging at Nordstrom let us know how it works out.
  Kenilworth - Bourbon, Brown   Kenilworth - Burgundy, Bourbon, Brown
Found some awesome pics of the JLC Master Ultra Thin Moon 39     Photoessay: The Jaeger Le-Coultre Master Ultra Thin Moon
Ordered these at Nordstrom a couple months ago.  Drop-shipped directly from Allen Edmonds.. nice and fresh & in perfect condition.  They are brand-spanking-new & never even tried them on.  Comes w/ cotton flannel shoe bags, original box, and original AE shipping box.  Price includes shipping; PayPal only.
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