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8 Reasons Being A Mermaid Makes You A Better Human

All around the world, more people are connecting over their love for mermaids. Since the recent invention of silicone and fabric mermaid tails, people are declaring their love and coming “out of the closet” to transform themselves into magical half fish, half human creatures of the sea. Before you start judging, there are a lot of benefits to joining the mermaid community. You can actually become a better human being by pretending to be a fish.   1. Ambassadors of Read More >>

May 30, 2019

Upcoming Mermaid Conventions Around the USA

It’s nice to know you are not alone as a mermaid. People all over the country are buying tails and getting together for a fun swim. If you are looking to meet some new “mers” you might consider going to a mermaid convention close by! Below is a list of mermaid conventions and events happening around the country this summer that you can sign up for! Mermaid Megafest South Haven, Michigan – June 15th -16th For those northern mermaids, it’s Read More >>

May 22, 2019

5 Ways to Upcycle your Mermaid Tail

Have you been mermaiding so much that you’ve quite literally worn out your mermaid tail? Maybe you’ve chosen a new tail skin or outgrown your first fabric mermaid tail? Whatever the case may be, we understand that you’d much rather repurpose your tail than toss it in the trash! No need for that. With these 5 fun ways to upcycle your tail, you’ll be able to let your tail live on for years—or even decades to come! Heart Patch Tutorial Read More >>

May 10, 2019

Who’s Making Waves at Fin Fun?

Maybe you’ve been following Fin Fun’s latest posts on Facebook and Twitter, maybe not. What’s important is that if you missed our big announcement, you better brace yourself for this tidal wave of excitement! The rumors are true! None other than SETH AARON HENDERSON has joined Fin Fun as Lead Designer! “Not only does he bring years of experience in the fashion industry, he brings a fresh perspective to Fin Fun’s growing apparel business,” said Steve Browning, President and CFO Read More >>

April 8, 2019

What to Expect at a Mermaid Meetup

Mermaiding is becoming popular all over the world! With more and more classes being taught throughout the USA, there is a good chance other mermaids live close by you, and you don’t even know it! Some mermaids are doing Meetups at local pools, springs, or beaches where they swim together. If you are nervous about going, here are a few things to know before you go. There Will Be New Mermaids, Just Like You! There is a good chance someone, Read More >>

April 2, 2019

Part of Your World Book Review

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if Ariel never defeated Ursula? Disney Books has recently come out with the book “Part Of Your World” from the series “A Twisted Tale,” where classic Disney stories are written with an unexpected twist. In this book we experience what would have happened if Ariel never defeated Ursula in “The Little Mermaid.” This book features Ariel’s friendship with Flounder, her trusty sidekick, and Sebastian who still stresses out over everything. A Read More >>

March 29, 2019

5 Tips to Prepare for a Mermaid Photo Shoot

In addition to swimming, mermaids love to do photo shoots on the beach, underwater, or by the side of the pool! Whether it’s with your iPhone, or a fancy camera, here are some tips to remember. 1. Practice with Your Mermaid Tail If you have never worn a mermaid tail before, practice trying it on and swimming with it (make sure you are not by yourself if this is your first time). Once you put it on, it’s very hard Read More >>

March 25, 2019

10 Wedding-Worthy Beach Cakes: Our Favorites

Have you ever wished for a wedding cake straight from the beach scene? Whether you plan to go all-out in 2019 or just incorporate a select few items of coastal flair, we think you’ll flip for these under-the-sea sweets with nautical touches shore to bring every sea siren’s vision to life! Nine tiers for nine years of love! This towering confection that signifies the happy couple’s lengthy courtship had us hooked from the get-go, especially those fondant ombre waves that Read More >>

February 27, 2019

Up Your Game with Mermaid Body Art!

If you’re planning a mermaid celebration in 2019 or just want to look “extra” at the beach, take it one step further with face painting, body art, or temporary tattoos! We’ve found a few inspirational ideas that you could pass along to the artist or even attempt yourself! Face Painting We love how magical this eye-focused makeover looks! Featuring bold colors, faux gems, and shimmery paints, this vivid color palette is an absolute showstopper and coordinates with our Fiji Fantasy Read More >>

February 7, 2019

6 Ways to Protect the Ocean While on Vacation

Mermaids are known as the protectors of the sea and have a responsibility as ocean ambassadors to help the environment. There are many ways we can do this at home, but as we travel to our favorite beaches on vacation, it is even more important to respect our surroundings. Here are six ways you can help protect our oceans while on your next vacation. 1. Look For The Bins Most public areas have trash bins to throw away your garbage. Read More >>

January 21, 2019

Keep Your Fins Warm with Mermaid Hot Chocolate!

Once the cold weather casts its icy spell on the waters in which you swim, there’s nothing better than a cup of hot chocolate! But not just any old hot chocolate will do. Fin up for #HotCocoaDay on Dec. 13 in all the right ways. Mix up a comforting cup of cocoa made just for mermaids, then really jazz it up with mermaid-themed mugs and accessories! Here are some ideas to get you started. Mermaid Hot Chocolate Recipes Check out Read More >>

December 12, 2018

Fin Fun’s Favorite Ocean & Mermaid-Themed Tree Ornaments

Keep the coastal vibes flowing throughout the holiday season with Christmas tree ornaments “shore” to show off your mermaid style to every house guest who enters your grotto! We’re loving the abundance of ocean and mermaid-themed ornaments that have washed up at some of our favorite retailers. Here’s our pick of this season’s merriest ornaments that would be the perfect addition to any holiday tree. Sequin Mermaid Girls Ornaments from Target Who can resist the wild mermaid hair and feisty Read More >>

December 3, 2018

Treat your Mermaid Bod with Seaweed-Based Beauty Products!

Have the incredible beauty benefits of seaweed escaped you? No worries! We’re here to help you discover the best products designed to help you achieve that healthy, glowing skin mermaids are known for (without the work of foraging for your own superfood). Bring a piece of the ocean home and make those underwater weeds part of your health regimen with these beauty sea-gestions! For the Skin If you’re looking for a complete skincare collection, check out The Body Shop’s Seaweed Read More >>

November 1, 2018

Make Memories with a Mermaid Sleepover!

Do you remember the excitement of sleepovers as a child? Is hosting a sleepover currently on your list of to-dos? Why not pack the evening hours with a mermaid-themed slumber party?  You don’t even need a specific reason to shellebrate—as long as you’re prepared! Invitations Have an ideal sleepover date?  Let your pod pals know by sending them invitations with the date, location, and items they should bring to the party! Setting Up One of the most important things to Read More >>

October 24, 2018

Halloween Mermaid Makeup Inspiration

Shimmering scales, vibrant colors, and boatloads of glitter are must-haves to complete any mermaid Halloween costume. Whether you’re a whimsical sea princess or a frightening sea siren, these MER-makeup looks will be sure to make a splash this Halloween! Aquamarine Maiden This enchanting multi-colored makeup is perfect for any glamorous mermaid! Dramatic eye shadow, glowing skin, and glossy lips come together to create a realistic look straight from the sea. Be sure to apply makeup down the neck and collarbone Read More >>

October 19, 2018

DIY Mermaid-Style!

Are you a crafty mermaid?  Do you go head over fin for DIYs? Gather your supplies and get ready for some fintastic fun! Here are some marvelous mermaid and beach-inspired projects to try: Mermaid Message Board Need to remember your on-land to-do list?  Hello Giggles offers instructions on how to make your own Mermaid Message Board! All you need is a picture frame, mermaid sequin fabric, paint, hot glue, and some seashells to add some personal flair! Mermaid Scale letters Read More >>

October 16, 2018

Mermaid-Themed Bridal Shower

Are you a bride or bridesmaid trying to create the perfect bridal shower with a mermaid twist? Is planning everything from venue to pre-wedding parties making your head swim?  If so, we’re going to lend a fin and offer up some ideas for a magical mermaid-themed bridal shower! Invitations You’ve picked a date, you’ve created a guest list, and you have a theme –now what?  Design the invitations, of course!  Online sites like Zazzle have a ton of options in Read More >>

October 11, 2018

Little Mermaid Movie Night!

Of all the mermaid movies ever made, Disney’s The Little Mermaid is by far the most well-known and loved.  For many, this Oscar-winning film was what made them realize their dreams of becoming a mermaid and living “under the sea!”  Want to relive the mermaid magic that Disney created nearly 30 years ago with family and friends?  All you need are the movie, snacks, and some imagination to create a marvelous Little Mermaid movie night! Setting the Scene The great Read More >>

October 5, 2018

Prepping for a Spooky Mermaid Halloween Party

Transform into a bewitching mermaid this Halloween and put your guests under a spell by throwing a mermaid-themed Halloween party, complete with ghostly sea décor and sinister ocean-themed treats.   Spooky Sea Décor Create an unforgettable tablescape with this Mermaid Décor Set by Haunted Moon Emporium that combines the magic of mermaids (and some of their winged friends) with the mystic look of vintage bottles to conjure up a little mermaid magic. Looking to elevate your Halloween décor with something Read More >>

October 1, 2018

Transform Your Bathroom into a Mermaid Grotto!

Have you always wanted a mermaid-themed room in your house? Start with your bathroom! Not only does it provide the perfect opportunity to don a mermaid tail, it also involves smaller square footage that’s easier to manage during a total room makeover. Whether you’re fully renovating or just incorporating a few mermaid touches, start with these fish and mermaid bathroom ideas from HGTV, then keep on reading! Bring on the Backsplash What screams mermaid more than tiles in the shape Read More >>

September 24, 2018