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Mermaid Spa Day

Are your fins frayed from busy days?  Feeling washed up and overwhelmed?  When the world seems like it’s spinning too fast, let your mermaid hair down and unfurl your flippers with a mermaid spa day in the comfort of your own home!   Before you begin… It’s a good idea to get together a few things to create the ultimate spa ambiance.  Warm up some towels using a towel warmer, or by throwing them in the dryer for a few Read More >>

August 14, 2018

How to Create a Mermaid Crown for Under $5

We’re full steam ahead into summer and when beachy waves just aren’t good enough anymore, there’s an easy fix to help us live our best mermaid lives—shell crowns. Step1: Gather Your Supplies Creating a mermaid shell crown only takes a few mermazing supplies, which, thankfully, you can get at any craft store or more dollar stores.   Shells can be found at Dollar Tree for $1 per bag, but you can also pick some up in the floral section of Walmart. Read More >>

August 9, 2018

Bring the Beach to Your Backyard

Feeling landlocked, but an ocean escape is too out of reach?  Yearning for the beach amid busy schedules and tight budgets?  All mermaids have felt that way at one time or another.  We think summertime is the best time to bring the beach to your backyard without breaking the bank!   Water A beach isn’t a beach without water!  If you have a big yard and some cash to burn, buying a pool is one of the best ways to Read More >>

August 4, 2018

Summer Mermaid Playlist

Need some music to flip your fins to?  We’ve got you covered!  From Irish Folk songs to The Beatles, here are some songs especially picked with mermaids in mind!   “The Mermaid”– John McCann A traditional Irish Folk song best estimated to have originated in the 18th century, this upbeat ballad tells the story of a sinking ship that crosses paths with a beautiful mermaid. Along with this song, there are many other folk ballads and sea shanties featuring mermaids, Read More >>

July 30, 2018

How to Throw a Shark Extravaganza!

Calling all shark fanatics!  With summer and Shark Week in full swing, what better time to think about throwing a shark-themed party than now?  Whether you know a shark lover whose birthday is approaching or want to host a Shark Week viewing party, keep reading for some ideas for setting up and hosting a “jawsome” celebration!   Decorations Décor is one of the first things you will want to think about when planning your special shark day!  Combining different shades Read More >>

July 25, 2018

Plan a Mermaid-Minded Picnic!

Humans have picnics, so mermaids should, too! Put on your Fin Fun tail, then find a special mountain meadow or comfortable spot on the beach to consume your mid-day menu. Might we suggest a few things to get you started? Read on to learn how to have the best experience possible (and don’t forget to invite your pod pals)! Set the Scene Planning the perfect picnic takes some prep work. Of course, it doesn’t have to be fancy, just enjoyable! Read More >>

June 19, 2018

Favorite Mermaid Books and Tales

If you’re fascinated by mermaids, there are plenty of ways to get your fix! You may have mermaid makeup and even mermaid swimsuits, but you can really immerse yourself in the life of a mystical creature by reading these mermaid books that feature exciting adventures.  The Tail of Emily Windsnap by Liz Kessler This story is a great option for kids who want to enjoy a fun mermaid tale. Aimed at elementary and middle school readers, this story follows Emily Read More >>

June 5, 2018

Mermaids on Screen: TV Shows & Movies with Mermaids

Whether you’ve been fascinated by mermaids since childhood or have just started your mermaid obsession, you’ll love these movies and TV shows featuring mermaids in a starring role. Peruse our list, then check out these sea sirens in action!   The Little Mermaid (1989) This Disney movie is perhaps the most renowned movie featuring a mermaid. The story focuses on Ariel, a mermaid princess who wants nothing more than to become human. When she falls in love with a handsome Read More >>

June 1, 2018

8-Week Mermaid Transformation Series

Have you ever wondered what mermaids do to get fit?  Maybe you’ve met a mermaid in the pool and longed to learn the secret behind her graceful moves. Maybe you’ve watched mermaids from afar as they swam through the water and even flipped their tails in the air. Fin Fun’s exclusive 8-week Mermaid Transformation Series is designed to help you get into the water with confidence and eventually transform your body into a stronger mermaid version of itself! Before you Read More >>

May 22, 2018

Dive into Mermaid Snacks & Sweets

Fun Foods for Mermaids Whether you’re planning a mermaid-themed party, need movie snacks, or want to create an inspired lunch for a hungry sea-dweller, it’s easy to make mermaid-worthy food with this guide from Fin Fun. Goldfish Cracker Craze Goldfish crackers are the epitome of quick and easy mermaid food. Fill paper cupcake holders or small bowls with these tiny goldfish-shaped crackers made by Pepperidge Farm for a party treat or easy snack while watching your favorite mermaid flick at Read More >>

May 17, 2018

Mother’s Day Must-Haves for the Mermaid Mom

With Mother’s Day just around the riverbend, it’s time to get those gift ideas swimming through your head! Ditch the flowers and candy—dive straight for the good stuff with our 2018 Mother’s Day Gift Guide! Discovering unforgettable gift ideas for the mermaid mom is easy when you know where to look. Because really, there’s nothing wrong with dropping hints to your loved ones—or even shopping for yourself! Read on to see these Mother’s Day treasures.   Art of Lunch Neoprene Read More >>

May 2, 2018

Match Your Nails to Fin Fun Mermaid Tails!

Do you want to live the mermaid life like never before? Enhance your look by coordinating fashionable nail designs with your favorite mermaid tail! Need we say that getting your nails done is fun? It’s so obvious! The fun factor comes not only from choosing your most coveted color, but also from the chance to connect with your fellow merpals as you unite in the spirit of mermaid fashion together! Plus, you don’t have to be in your tail to Read More >>

April 27, 2018

Mermaid Hairstyle Ideas

Apart from her tail, a mermaid’s hair is her defining characteristic. Ariel’s crimson tresses have become iconic, but mermaids come in all shapes, colors, and sizes. Their hairdos are equally varied, expressing each mermaid’s unique style. What kind of mermaid are you? Bold celebrities might be able to dye their locks rainbow hues to show their aquatic roots, but that’s quite a commitment. Most of us love our natural hair color and want to flaunt it exactly the way it Read More >>

April 20, 2018

Put Your Fins up for Mermaid Mania 2018!

Get ready for an unforgettable Mermaid Mania this summer! This year’s promotion will be unlike any before, with our first-ever, nationwide Ambassador Search and mega pool parties across the USA! If you have a passion for the mermaid life and yearn to represent the Fin Fun brand in your community, this is for you! We’ll be selecting eight Junior Ambassadors (ages 13-17) and another eight Senior Ambassadors (ages 18+). For our youngest fans, kids ages 6-12 can enter for a Read More >>

April 17, 2018

Mermaid Fashion Trends 101

You love lounging by the water and gliding under the waves in your swimmable mermaid tail. But sometimes even mermaids need to get around on dry land. How do you stay true to your inner mer-self at school, the mall, or anywhere else away from the sea?   Take a cue from celebrities like Gwen Stefani, Kim Kardashian, and Dakota Fanning who understand that the mermaid life does not stop at the water’s edge. These gorgeous gals rock mermaid fashions Read More >>

April 14, 2018

How to Decorate Your Bedroom Like a Mermaid Paradise

Do you dream of flicking your mermaid tail and swimming off to your magical undersea bedroom every night? Why not make that a reality by decorating your bedroom like a mermaid paradise. With a bit of inspiration, you can transform four plain walls into an underwater fantasy of fun. Start by painting your walls a dreamy ocean blue to set the scene. With water tone walls as your canvas, you’re ready to unleash your mermaid imagination. We love this mermaid Read More >>

April 11, 2018

How Do Mermaid Fins Help Swimming?

Mermaids glide through the sea with grace and ease, creating a vision of physical control and accomplishment. It’s no wonder little girls often dream of swimming just like them, with a kick as graceful as it is powerful. With Fin Fun’s patented mermaid monofin, any experienced little swimmer can live that dream. Slipping into a strong, flexible, and comfortable monofin can help a young swimmer build confidence and learn new skills to progress to a more advanced level. And it Read More >>

April 5, 2018

How to Make a DIY Mermaid Photo Booth

You’re determined to create the most epic mermaid birthday party ever for that special someone. Now what? Make waves at your party with a DIY photo booth that’s simply unforgettable! Don’t be intimidated…you can easily create an amazing personalized booth—you just need the right supplies. What are you waiting for? Dive right in with our comprehensive list of the necessary supplies below to make a splash at your next mermaid celebration. Chances are, guests will be talking about your sweet Read More >>

April 2, 2018

10 Benefits of Being a Mermaid

Dreaming of a mermaid life? There’s boatloads of reasons why sporting a fin can prove beneficial to your overall well-being! Besides being a super fun way to play, mermaiding also provides an extraordinary workout and so much more! We asked Fin Fun’s in-house swim instructor Christine Dustin to list the top 10 benefits of mermaiding! Here are her answers. Mermaiding is a full-body workout! It tones your body’s muscles from head to fluke. When you’re moving through the water, you’re Read More >>

March 29, 2018

5 Healthy Ocean-Themed Snacks Even Kids Will Love

Obsessed with anything and everything related to ocean life? We get you! Not only does the sea provide a soothing, open-air atmosphere for all to enjoy, it also provides an exciting habitat for the world’s most exotic marine life! Perhaps the thrill of the ocean hooks some kids in the same way it does many adults—and that’s why snacks with an ocean theme are bound to make a splash in your household! Try these colorful food combos suited perfectly for Read More >>

March 26, 2018