For many parents with aspiring young dancers, the task of kitting out their child with the right uniform can be daunting. We give you the low-down on all you need to know, from shoes to tutus.

Although ballet is often a hobby rather than a potential career for lots of children, it’s worth noting that the uniform can take centre stage. You may need to purchase your little one’s uniform from the ballet class itself, so you should keep this in mind before booking the classes.