The post was only going to happen on the condition that the pair I saw yesterday hadn't been snapped up. They hadn't. Yay!
The deal was that Stuart had bought me this pair of shoes for my birthday, and as impressed as I was with (a) his great taste and awesome choice, and (b) the architectural shape and height of the shoe, they were a little too tight and the strap across the ankle unfortunately made my legs look like shapeless hockey sticks :(
So I swopped the ones above for these, but in black: