09/04/2013 08:59 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Kelly Ripa's Haircut Is The Perfect Way To Go Sleek For Fall (PHOTO)

We're officially entering fall in the hair world. How do we know? 'Tis the season of sleek bobs.

Kelly Ripa debuted her new 'do on "Live With Kelly and Michael" Tuesday, pleasantly surprising the audience with a more streamlined, edgy style to usher in the new season of the show. "Back in the saddle........with a new cut!" she tweeted.

Our verdict? Kelly looks great -- we suspect more than a few copycats as the leaves start to brown. Check out Kelly's new look and tell us what you think!

For comparison's sake, here's Kelly's longer hair in July:



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