Katie Holmes Stepped Out in French Girl Style With a *Very* On-Trend Red Bag (BTW, It’s on Sale!)

It's sure to catch everyone's eye

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She's at it again! Our favorite stylish celeb Katie Holmes recently stepped out in *yet another* chic accessory we can't get off our minds. While we still haven't gotten over the white boots she wore last month, this time Holmes brought a pop of color to her casually stylish winter look with a bold red crossbody bag from French brand, Patou.

The star was photographed in NYC on Dec. 26 donning the French girl-approved accessory, as well as an oversized gray coat from the brand. To no one's surprise, Holmes's exact bag (was $1,490, now $895) is now nearly sold out, but we found an almost identical version (was $890, now $535) that's slightly smaller in size and is still available—with an awesome discount.

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While the Le Petit Patou bag (was $1,490, now $895) Holmes carried is nearly sold out, this slightly smaller version is still available *and* it's on sale. The French brand is known for its elegant-yet-effortless designs, and this polished leather purse is certainly no exception. It has a sleek silhouette accented with gold hardware, a geometric fold-over flap and a main compartment that's just the right size to fit your phone, a thin wallet and other small must-haves. But, of course, we're mostly obsessed with the color.

Bright, cherry red bags have been all over the runways lately, and we think they're totally set to trend well into 2024. You heard it here first, people: Red is the new black, and Katie Holmes agrees. If you want to make a statement of your own with your handbag this winter, you can score this Patou style or snag one of our affordable picks below.

Holmes paired the bag with these tailored denim trousers from Another Tomorrow. The jeans have a touch of elastane in them to make them extra comfy, and they're designed with a straight fit and center seam intended to elongate your legs—a feature we'll never say no to.

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