Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson was prepared for her close-up—and her sister has her again. 

Following the 16-year-old actuality star’s viral interview with Teen Vogue, which included a glamorous photograph shoot of the teenage star, her older sibling Anna Cardwell has fired again at any trolls crucial of her sister’s dimension. 

“Alana is gorgeous,” Anna, Alana’s oldest half-sister, informed The Sun. “There are fashions like Ashley Graham who’re 200 kilos, and she or he has big contracts.” Citing developments within the style business, like Victoria’s Secret’s use of plus-size fashions, Anna requested, “Does weight even matter?”

She credited her youthful sibling for being an instance to her fellow teenagers. “Alana truly stood up and did it, and hopefully she offers others the braveness to do it,” Anna, 27, mentioned. “Mainly, she is placing herself on the market, and all the kids who’re chubby now—she has given them the encouragement.”