The future mood is decidedly romantic, yielding, less robust than the monkish fervor of the present. Designers look to simple ways to express femininity, and they’re tapping the strap… … A Post-modern pumpism calls, with opened-up cross straps, ankle straps, maryjanes, T-straps and multi straps in a vintage persuasion providing a no-nonsense approach while bringing newness and light to the oft heavy-handed work of autumn.