Because, even through the Fashion world is thinking Spring, Fall and Winter is still on it's way in the real world....
Ask Allison over at Stylebakery gives some handsome suggestions for good lookin', sturdy boots under $200.00:
Boots Made for Walkin’ For Less Than $200
(And no, I haven't forgot about the ladies that might just need a wide calf boot - I'll so a bit of research and get back to ya on that! ;-) )