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Pointe Shoe Fitter Reacts to Ballet TikToks pt. 6 (is there an end??)

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Pointe Shoe Fitter Reacts to Ballet TikToks pt. 6 (is there an end??)

Yes, yes we did traumatize Josephine, yet again, for your viewing pleasure... From ballet teacher skits and doing the worm, to pointe shoe education and, yes, more cups on feet as pointe shoes... TikTok has it all! 

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Josephine Fits Herself in Pointe Shoes! (Nikolay 2007 vs. StreamPointe)

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Josephine Fits Herself in Pointe Shoes! (Nikolay 2007 vs. StreamPointe)

Josephine fits herself for pointe shoes! When Josephine was dancing, it was very difficult for her to dance en pointe, because her feet are so narrow and compressive that she would just sink in every shoe. UNTIL she was finally fit into the Nikolay (Grishko at the time) 2007. At the time, it was the only shoe of its kind. It is a very narrow and tapered shoe, helping Josephine to stay lifted inside her shoes. Since then, many other shoes have come out that are similar to the 2007. However, more recently Nikolay came out with a shoe that...

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Pointe Shoe Fitter Reacts To Tiny Pretty Things

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This week Josephine reacts to the Netflix series "Tiny Pretty Things"! Though the dancing is beautiful and their depiction of the pointe shoe room is pretty accurate, it is definitely a bit overly dramatic and the dancers are so rude to each other! Most ballerinas are actually very nice :-) Watch the video for Josephine's full review!

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Pointe Shoe Fitter Reacts to Michelle Khare Ballet (yikes!)

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Pointe Shoe Fitter Reacts to Michelle Khare Ballet (yikes!)

This week Josephine reacts to Michelle Khare's video "I trained like a ballerina for 6 weeks"! First thing, Michelle put on a very poorly fitted pair of pointe shoes....  Though you should never go on pointe after only training for 6 weeks, we were glad to see that Michelle had hold of the barre while going all the way up in her shoes. Michelle also described this as "the most painful experience of her life." (Don't ever give birth Michelle LOL). While pointe work will come with a certain amount of discomfort, it should never be excruciatingly painful! When fitted correctly,...

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Pointe Shoe Fitter Reacts To Try Guys Trying Ballet

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Pointe Shoe Fitter Reacts To Try Guys Trying Ballet

Josephine reacts to the Try Guys trying ballet! Though the part where they try on pointe shoes is incredibly cringey, they are the cutest thing every and Eugene Lee Yang has enormous ballet potential <3 (Please hit us up Eugene)  

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