That's more like it! Katie Holmes ditches the dowdy jeans and ankle boots and goes hell for leather in a sexy skirt
20:11 GMT, 2 October 2012
She has consistently been seen around New York City in an array of casual and sometimes dowdy ensembles, mostly consisting of jeans, oversized jumpers and her obligatory worn-out suede ankle boots.
But Katie Holmes cut a more sleek and sexy figure as she stepped out in the Big Apple on Tuesday.
The 33-year-old mother-of-one went hell for leather by displaying her figure in a racy leather skirt as she made her way from the Gramercy Park Hotel to the American Airlines Theatre.
Out with the old, and in with the new and sexy: Katie Holmes cut a sleek and sexy appearance as she strutted around Manhattan on Tuesday in a leather skirt
Careful not to go too risque, Katie however opted to cover her legs by wearing some black opaque tights.
The actress also played it safe on her top half too, by slipping into a white top underneath a sunshine yellow cardigan.
Katie did however ditch her obligatory ankle boots in favour of some chic leather stilettos.
Playing it safe: Careful not to go too risque, Katie however opted to cover her legs by wearing some black opaque tights
She accessorised with a large leather bag and a big smile on her face as she strutted around Manhattan.
Another noticeable improvement was the actress's brunette locks, which appeared glossy and coiffed as it hung around her shoulders.
The Dawson's Creek star also wore barely any make-up on her flawless complexion, which has recently helped land her the job as being the face of Bobbi Brown cosmetics.
Glossy: Another noticeable improvement was the
actress's brunette locks, which appeared glossy and coiffed as it hung
around her shoulders
The actress will feature in beauty giant's fall campaign.
This time Katie was without her six-year-old daughter Suri, who was most likely in classes at her posh $40,000-a-year Avenues school.
It was recently revealed that Suri was learning Mandarin Chinese at her new expensive New York school.
Her famous parents have apparently enrolled their youngster in a Mandarin language course.
Usual style: Katie is often seen in jeans and oversized jumpers as she spends time with her six-year-old daughter Suri
'Suri is going to be learning Mandarin,' a source told RadarOnline.com. 'She is in the program for the Lower School which focuses on Chinese, and this is a great foundation for her.'
Katie and Suri moved to a new Manhattan home following Katie's recent split and subsequent divorce from Tom Cruise, and Suri has since enrolled at the brand new school, where she started earlier this month.
Aimed at the children of the jetsetting elite 'The World School' enables pupils to follow their parents around the globe without being tied to school vacation schedules.
Daddy's girl: Suri is pictured with her father and Katie's ex-husband Tom Cruise in July this year