When we picture a ballerina, we think of someone who's tiny. No, tinier than that. Waifish, even. But ballet is about pulling off stunning arabesques and pirouettes, not the size of your thighs or the length of your arms. And 15-year-old Lizzy Howell is here to prove it. Her Instagram is full of photos and videos of her killing it in ballet class, showing that you can be a talented and graceful ballerina at any size.
Everything Howell shares is inspiring, but this video of her practicing her impressive fouetté turns is getting a lot of attention:
Honestly, though, we love it all.