I just got my first pair of MTO Vass and saw a couple of defects.
1. Are these acceptable for brand new shoes? There's some scuffs overall, I can live with that. But the scratches on the first two photos don't seem like they'll go away with polish.
2. The museum calf doesn't seem like it has a lot of mottling, like the following shoe; instead, it looks almost like solid plum:
Left Side of Shoe:
Creases on Sides: