Style-logue: Katie Holmes

From Joey Potter to Mrs. Cruise, check out Katie's style evolution.

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Katie Holmes, who's back in the headlines after filing for divorce from megastar husband Tom Cruise, is an accomplished actress and a noted style icon. We take a look back at her evolving look, from girl-next-door beauty to glamorous fashion-savvy celeb.
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Hollywood uber-A-list couple Katie and Tom arrive at the 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar party, the actress donning a gorgeous Elie Saab beaded gown and sleek high ponytail.
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Katie's daughter Suri, 6, has become a little fashionista in her own right. The stylish mother-daughter duo are seen in Manhattan in April 2012. Katie rocks a bohemian maxi dress with an army jacket and Suri steps out in metallic flats.
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Katie Homes unveiled a collection with her stylist Jeanne Yang in 2009 that also includes children's clothing. “The clothes are romantic but also tough, because we wanted to give a wardrobe to that smart, strong woman,” Holmes told WWD.
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Katie's style hasn't always been so mature. Check out how her wardrobe has evolved through the years.
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Katie started her career as Joey Potter on the WB series <i>Dawson's Creek</i> in 1998. She played the girl next door - and dressed like her too, in baggy sweaters and jeans.
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In 1998, she chose this unfortunate sack-like dress for the 11th Annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.
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Holmes wore a white gown by Badgley Mischka - and mispronounced the designer's name on the red carpet - to the 1998 Emmy Awards.
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The following year, Katie attended the premiere of <i>Eyes Wide Shut</i> (yes, the first and last movie Tom Cruise made with then-wife Nicole Kidman). She made a rookie style choice by pairing a cardigan with an asymmetrical dress.
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Katie wore a multicolored halter dress by BCBG Max Azria to the 2000 MTV Movie Awards. She attended with then-boyfriend (and future ex-fiance) Chris Klein.
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The actress went uber-casual in denim layered on denim to the <i>Boys and Girls</i> New York Premiere in June 2000.
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For the <i>X-Men</i> New York Premiere in July 2000, Katie paired a long reptile-skin skirt with a fitted white tee.
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At a celebration of the 100th episode of <i>Dawson's Creek</i>, Katie sported a sexy backless gown.
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Katie chose a cropped v-neck shirt, boot cut jeans and black boots for the 2002 MTV Movie Awards.
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Katie was GAP ad ready at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival.
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Holmes received critical acclaim for her role in <i>Pieces of April</i>. She wore a red and white Carolina Herrera to the film's premiere in October 2003.
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Katie wore a sophisticated black gown to the 2004 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, but chose unpolished hair and make-up.
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Holmes wore a flowy gown in neutral colors to a party for British designer Stella McCartney, celebrating the first anniversary of her London store, in May 2004.
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To the premiere of <i>The Day After Tomorrow</i> in May 2004, the actress wore a tea length dress in earth tones.
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Holmes wore a kerchief shirt paired with jeans and peep-toe heels to the UK Party for <i>Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban</i> at the Natural History Museum in May 2004.
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For the 2004 premiere of her kid-friendly flick <i>First Daughter</i>, Katie wore a brown-and-black dress by Vera Wang.
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Holmes chose one of her favorite designers, Carolina Herrera, for the red dress she wore to the 15th Annual Glamour Women of the Year Awards in Nov. 2004.
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Katie wore a plunging v-neck gown to the Glamour/Miramax Golden Globe Party in Jan. 2005, but her hairstyle was much more casual than her dress.
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For the opening night of the Broadway play "Julius Caesar" in April 2005, Katie chose a strong-shouldered blazer paired with black pants and a cropped tank.
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Looking effortlessly chic, Holmes chose cropped pants and a fitted blazer for the after party for the opening night of "Steel Magnolias" on Broadway in April 2005.
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Katie chose a sundress by Carolina Herrera for The Fragrance Foundation's 33rd Annual "FiFi" Awards in April 2005.
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Holmes stepped out in public for the first time with Tom Cruise in April 2005 at the David di Donatello Italian film awards in Rome, wearing a maxidress by Giorgio Armani. The two are now separated.
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At the premiere of Katie's biggest movie to date, <i>Batman Begins</i>, the actress wore a steel gray gown with a plunging neckline by Giorgio Armani.
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Holmes went for a sophisticated, high-waisted look for the Paris <i>Batman Begins</i> premiere in June 2005.
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For the German premiere of the movie, the starlet chose a strapless, red dress.
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By Dec. 2005, Katie's pregnancy with Suri was already starting to show. At the Y100.7 Jingle Ball with Tom's friends Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, the actress wore a loose fitting bohemian top to cover her baby bump.
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Suri was born in April 2006 and in November, Katie and Tom tied the knot in a private Italian ceremony. Katie's gown was by Armani Prive.
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Katie supported her then-fiance Tom Cruise at the premiere of his film <i>War of the Worlds</i> in June 2005 wearing a turquoise, tea length dress.
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The starlet chose another gown by Armani Prive for the 2007 Vanity Fair Oscar Party.
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At the July 2007 premiere of <i>Hairspray,</i> the actress debuted her new bob and wore an LBD with a crossed cut-out back by Azzedine Alaia.
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At the German premiere of Tom's film <i>Lions for Lambs</i> in Oct. 2007, Katie wore a chic beaded dress by Armani Prive.
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Katie looked stunning in a navy gown with gold accents by Monique Lhuillier when she accompanied husband Tom to the 2007 Bambi Awards.
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Holmes pulled off a one-shouldered look at the 2008 Critics' Choice Awards.
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At the premiere for <i>Mad Money</i>, Katie's first movie to be released since her marriage, the actress wore another beaded dress by Armani Prive.
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Showing off her newly discovered fashion moxie, Katie wore a silky gray gown by Azzaro to the 2008 Costume Designers Guild Awards.
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At the 2008 Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala, Katie wore a princess-like red gown by Giorgio Armani - adorably paired with bright blue pumps.
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The stylista turned designer in 2008, when she started unveiling pieces from her Holmes and Yang collection - which wasn't released until Fall 2009. At the premiere of Tom's <i>Tropic Thunder</i> in August 2008, Katie wore a navy blue halter dress from the collection.
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In October 2008, Katie made her Broadway debut in "All My Sons." She wore a lacey, white one-piece suit to the opening night.
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Katie wore a heavily beaded dress by Escada to the premiere of Tom Cruise's film <i>Valkyrie</i> in London in January 2009.
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The starlet chose another dress by Escada, this time black and floor length, for the German premiere of <i>Valkyrie</i>.
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Katie wore an asymmetrical piece by Jil Sander to be a presenter at the 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
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In September 2009, the Holmes-Cruise household made fashion headlines when young Suri was seen strolling out with mom in high heels in Boston.
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Holmes donned stripes to attend the premiere of <i>The Extra Man</i> at Village East Cinema in New York City in July 2010.
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The fashionista steps out onto the streets of New York in March 2011.
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Katie attends the "Beauty Culture" exhibition in an olive green Madewell dress in May 2011.
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Katie stands out in a fuchsia gown from her own label, Holmes & Yang, at the annual Drama Desk Awards in May 2011.
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Holmes wears a dress from her own line, Holmes & Yang, at the "Don't Be Afraid of the Dark" premiere in June 2011.
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Katie Holmes appears on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" in red capris and high-heeled loafers in August 2011.
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Katie attends the MTV Video Music Awards wearing an Azzedine Alaia halter dress and heeled ankle boots in August 2011.
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Katie Holmes arrives at the Primetime Emmy Awards in a custom designed Calvin Klein gown in September 2011.
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Katie Holmes arrives for the "Late Show With David Letterman" in nude pumps and a black trench in November 2011.
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Katie sports a dress of her own creation from Holmes & Yang and Lanvin shoes to the premiere of "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" in December 2011.
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Katie Holmes sports a classic black dress with mary-janes at the The Hollywood Reporter & Jimmy Choo Inaugural 25 Most Powerful Stylists Luncheon at Soho House in March 2012.
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Even in a casual look, Holmes still exudes confidence. The actress slipped on this simple Ralph Lauren dress with a pair of strappy nude sandals for the premiere of "The Kennedys." She stars as style icon Jackie O in the TV miniseries.
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Katie arrives at Taoyuan Airport to attend the 'Artistry on Ice' figure skating show in June 2012 pairing a dainty white sun dress with a green trench.
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