Posted a recent at home restoration on imgur. Hope you enjoy! http://imgur.com/a/tewQ5
The two shoes are:
Alden for Brooks Brothers PTB in Shell Cordovan
Vintage Royal Imperial Florsheim Kenmoor Long Wing Bluchers
Spent a long time lurking here and other forums looking at advice, thought I'd post my process and give back! I may encourage you to try it, or convince you to let it be!