Katie Holmes Paired a Floral Dress With the Most Unexpected Booties

She was at the American Ballet Theatre spring gala.

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The American Ballet Theatre had its spring gala last night in NYC, and Katie Holmes (opens in new tab) was one of the handful of celebrities to join the festivities. The star arrived at the Metropolitan Opera House wearing a three-quarter sleeve floral maxi dress (she was giving me Kate Middleton vibes (opens in new tab)) with bright orange blooms and a black collar. She paired the springtime ensemble with black booties from Dolce & Gabbana. They weren't just any regular booties, though—this particular style had a peep-toe design and was made completely of lace. It was a fancy boot, if you will.

As one of ABT's co-chairs, Katie definitely stood out for her style as she posed for photos alone and then with her mother Kathleen Stothers-Holmes. Katie was later joined by event co-chairs Alec and Hilaria Baldwin.

Back in 2017, Katie previously said to Avenue (opens in new tab), "[Being a gala co-chair] means a lot to me because I’m a huge fan of ABT and I know what goes into being a dancer and a ballerina. I am very excited to support...I have such great respect. You can’t fake it as a dancer."

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During the event, guests reportedly enjoyed dinner (opens in new tab), dancing, and the world premiere of The Seasons by Ratmansky. This annual ABT event (opens in new tab) helps to raise funds for the company, as well as ABT's education and outreach programs.

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Marina Liao is the former fashion news editor at MarieClaire.com, where she covered celebrity style (from Meghan Markle to Katie Holmes), fashion trends, and shopping advice, plus conducted original interviews with industry insiders. She's also had many opportunities to write content in other areas such as beauty, food, tech, and even home. Her previous fashion stints include POPSUGAR and Cosmopolitan.