Stars flocked to New York on Thursday night to attend the annual American Heart Association's Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection 2017 show, hosted by Katie Holmes. The glamourous presenter wore a stunning red Marchesa gown, and took to Instagram to showcase it in all its glory. Posting a video to her 723,000 followers, Katie is seen jiggling backstage, resulting in the beautiful fringe detail on the dress to sway from side to side. Embellished with jewels, the statement dress was a hit with her fans, who were quick to praise her choice of outfit. One follower commented: "Your dress is sensational", while another wrote: "What a fun and beautiful dress". Katie's look was complete with bold lips and killer brows, while her brown hair was worn in an elegant up-do.
Katie made sure her beautiful dress was shown in its full glory as she swayed from side to side backstage
Katie had shared an earlier behind the scenes snap before her presenting job, where she is seen getting ready for the big event - wearing a red dressing gown to keep with the events colour theme.The fashion show, held at the Hammersmith Ballroom kickstarted New York Fashion Week, and saw 15 A listers walking down the catwalk alongside heart disease survivors, dressed in red designer dresses. Stars included Orange is the New Black stars Diane Guerrero and Lorraine Toussaint, who dazzled in Gustavo Cadile and Masha Titievsky gowns. Meanwhile, Salem's Lucy Lawless looked elegant in a Nicole Miller lace design.
Katie relaxed in a red dressing gown as she got ready for the fashion show
Katie and her friends enjoyed a meal after the show
After the show, Katie changed into a chic striped top to go for a well deserved dinner with three female friends. The top was complete with a red embroidered heart ready for the Valentine's weekend. Earlier in the week, the doting mum, enjoyed some "family time" with her daughter Suri Cruise and her two nephews. The Dawson's Creek actress took the trio to a fun fair in Santa Monica, Los Angeles and shared a series of sweet photos of their day out on Instagram. Undeterred by the cloudy weather, the family's day started with a trip to the beach, and Katie shared a photo of ten-year-old Suri running along the promenade towards her older cousins. "#familytime #blessed #gratitude," she captioned the post. After, the adorable family went on to a fun fair, and enjoyed a "#sundayfunday" on rides including a drop tower rollercoaster and Ferris wheel.