@gabru I got the same exact message from Pernilla, thanks for posting it here.
Let's go with Dainite and Lindrick pattern then, as that's what most folks seem to want. I also want no pull tabs, so let's go with that.
Here's the (hopefully final) specifications:
* Lindrick pattern
* 325 last
* Whiskey shell cordovan
* Brown Dainite sole
* Antique brass (non-contrast) eyelets, no speed hooks
* Storm welt
* No pull tabs
* 750 pounds with VAT, 625 pounds without VAT (so...