Hmm, dunno if i can tell just yet. Gimme a couple of months or a year.
My gut says Vass sources better suede than Carmina but i'll trow the question out there for an answer from members with more Vass suede experience :)
Thought it was time to share a family picture :)
From 12 o'clock
"Chelsea", F-last, dark brown calf, seamless heels, natural edge trim, double leather sole tapering to single at the waste with rubber toe tips
Austerity brouge boot, U-last, antique cognac calf, single dainite sole
"Burlington", F-last, light brown suede, seamless heels, single leather sole with metal toe tips