That classified is closed: http://www.styleforum.net/t/505341/pal-zileri-and-pal-zileri-sartoriale-belts/0_50. Did not see anything on his eBay account either to satisfy the black dress belt requirement.
Rain balmoral boot is a snug fit for me, mainly across the instep. The same size in Soller balmoral boot is not as tight across the instep -- I may just be lacing my boots too tight. The Soller cups my heel perfectly and no slippage even unlaced. Granted, both experiences are with boots so take with a grain of salt.
I certainly cannot compete with Skoak's photography or backdrops. My first two orders from Skoak just happened to be my first two pairs of polo suede. I agree with the sentiments on the true color is difficult to photograph.- polo suede boot on the Soller last- polo suede NST on the Forest lastThere is a minor imperfection on the vamp of the right boot, but I will not lose any sleep over it. [[SPOILER]] Last, but not least... [[SPOILER]]