Carmina Rain in UK7 is close to perfect for me except for a too tight toe box. However, the 915 is all around perfect with a bit wider toe box and tighter heel as well as a better supported arch. It is the ultimate last IMO.
$40 incl. shipping in Norway coupled with outrageous fees if that limit is breached, would love to be in Swizzy. Plus your currency has appreciated against every other currency, making foreign goods cheaper; our has only depreciated and esp. against the dollar.
Well, I think he talked about boots without laces. However, the elastic on the side of chelsea boots might mitigate the effect of using shoe trees.
However, I don't use shoe trees with my RMs, and they don't crease nearly as much as those did.