11/07/2013 19:45 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Katie Holmes Actually Makes Velvet Work At Hurricane Sandy Charity Bash

Who? Katie Holmes.

What? Wearing the world's hardest fabric to pull off (velvet), and doing a rather good job of making it look good, actually. The actress was pretty in the electric-blue hue, and the dress featured sheer sleeves and neckline. A velvet cutout dress is a first on us.

Where? A Concert benefiting The Robin Hood Relief Fund to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy, LA, 12 December.


Verdict? Love the shoes, love the colour, love the makeup, still don't love velvet...

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