Pumps are heeled shoes that are typically tapered to a point or a narrow square toe. The upper of a pump covers the heel and sides of the foot, leaving the top of the foot exposed, which allows the wearer to slip on the shoe.
In the past few years we have seen skull patterns adorn all types of clothing - from t-shirts to sneakers, and belts to watches. But skull patterns have been culturally significant since the eighteenth century! Pirate ships flew a Jolly Roger flag with skulls and crossbones, to frighten their victims into an early surrender. With their prominence in so many designers' current lines, you don't have to fear these fashionable skulls anymore.