One ought to put health before vanity, but at the same time, like, no—this is my outfit. For those who dare defy the weather/those proverbial old wives tales, here, we present the four rules of going bare-legged until January. And then some. [auctioneer voice] (Marie Claire does not accept responsibility for any amputations.)
Case in point: Chloë Sevigny, who's got on a shirt and a jumper and a coat (note how it's longer than the skirt). Also important: Alternative Hosiery Options, such as knee socks, thigh-highs, and fishnets, which, despite being tights, do absolutely nothing tight-like in the frostbite-prevention department.
Over-the-knee-boots AKA savior of Girls Who Go Out everywhere. Here, Hailey Baldwin contradicts the judgmental-lady peanut gallery—WEREN'T YOU YOUNG ONCE TOO, BARBARA—with a short hemline (and long coat). Who's going to catch her death NOW, Maude, huh??