Katie Holmes Layers aMini-Dress Over Blue Jeans at 2022 Jingle Ball Concert inN.Y.C.

Katie Holmes is bringing back an early 2000s fashion trend — a mini dress over jeans.

The Alone Together pen, director, indo787 patron and actress, 43, walked the red carpet at the 2022 iHeart Radio Jingle Ball musicale in New York City on Friday evening, where she looked confident, casual and comfortable in her vesture.

Wearing loose blue jeans with rasped bottoms, Holmes wore a strapless dark blue dress over the denim, as well as black lurkers.

The mama of one completed the look with loose sand swells and minimum jewelry, only concluding to wear sapphire drop earrings and a tableware speckled nose ring.

Holmes is known for being a trendsetter when it comes to elevating introductory apparel, like button- up covers, wide- leg jeans, and other casual aesthetics .

In October, she brought back the classic denim button- down shirt, wearing a unique interpretation with statement white buttons and pleats through the center. She paired the top with weight pants, which made a huge comeback this time.

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Holmes also takes accessorizing casual outfits to a new position as well. Back in September, she wore a mound of gold chokers when she stepped out in New York City. Some pieces included BaubleBar's Astro 18K gold choker, a double- sided pendant that features a various enamel astrological map, and the Mini Hera choker, a 14K paperclip link gold- plated chain.

In April, she was mugged walking around New York in swatch- check lurkers, joining other celebrities like Reese Witherspoon in bringing them back into fashion.

Last time, Holmes was featured in PEOPLE's periodic Beautiful Issue, where she posed makeup-free and spoke about the value of inner beauty.

" I embrace my age with gratefulness and I do not worry about not having makeup on. My joy comes from within," the Dawson's Creek alum told PEOPLE at the time.

Holmes added that she focuses on healthy cultures to keep her skin looking its stylish.

" I drink a lot of water and try to eat a lot of vegetables to keep my skin as healthy as possible," she said." I take care of my skin by drawing it every morning and evening,( and) wearing a lot of hyaluronic( acid) serum and moisturizer."

And while Holmes said she does prioritize her skincare, she said she's also thankful to have" three aged sisters who tutored me how to wear makeup."

When getting ready, she added that she keeps her skin authority as simple as possible." When I leave the house, I make sure I am wearing sunscreen and a lip buff," Holmes explained.