Originally Posted by chorse123
I don't see why you're excited. The reserve is most likely at least 139 GBP, plus shipping of 25 GBP to the USA. Which converts to about 298 American dollars. For seconds, from the UK, with a possible customs hit.
Or you could just walk into one of the larger brooks brothers, see if it is available and covered by the 25% off sale running right now, try it on for fit, and get a first quality shoe for a dollar more.