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The Zodiac as Merfolk: Aries

  March 21 through April 19 is Aries season, and we are ready to talk about our first-ever fire sign. Passionate and determined, these mers are giving us the energy we need to make it through the first quarter of the year! Did you miss our last one? Learn more about our Pisces merfriends and what mermaid tail matches your zodiac sign. Aries Mermaid Tails Arguably the most ambitious and energetic of the zodiac, Aries mermaids are a force to Read More >>

March 21, 2021

Go Green in March with a Green Mermaid Tail

It’s almost St. Patrick’s day, and if your country celebrates this holiday, you’ve likely already seen stores decked out in all things green to buy. We prefer celebrating with a green mermaid tail because we can go for a swim, rock our mersonas, and not worry about getting pinched!  We’re also reflecting and thinking about how we can go green in other ways since Earth Day is fast approaching!  Wear a Green Mermaid Tail… We love a green mermaid tail Read More >>

March 10, 2021

Which Fin Fun Mermaid Tail Matches Your Hogwarts House?

Just imagine — you’re eleven years old, and you’ve just arrived at Hogwarts. It’s your turn with the Sorting Hat, and the next thing you know… you have a green mermaid tail?? What if the “Harry Potter” series took place underwater, and the characters we all know and love were merpeople? Though tails differ from person to person, we know which Fin Fun mermaid tail from the Mermaidens line fits each mermaid Hogwarts house best! Gryffindor: Tropical Sunrise Gryffindors steal Read More >>

March 3, 2021

The Zodiac as Merfolk: Pisces

From February 19 to March 20, we are fins deep in Pisces season! It’s our first water sign of the year, and let me tell you, we are READY.  We love finding you mermaid tails for your zodiac signs, but be sure to check out which tails match your birthstone too! Pisces Mermaid Tails Pisces mermaids are the best kinds of mermaids because one, they’re water signs, and two, their symbol is the two fishes. You mers are literally born Read More >>

February 19, 2021

Which Fin Fun Tail Matches Your Chinese Zodiac Sign?

It’s Chinese New Year, which got us thinking — which Fin Fun mermaid tail matches our Chinese zodiac animals? We’ve paired tails up with astrological signs and birthstones, but Lunar New Year is one of the biggest Chinese holidays and we want to celebrate our international mers as much as possible. Side note: Which international holiday do you want us to cover next? Drop it in the comments so we can pay tribute and learn more about your culture! Your Read More >>

February 12, 2021

Mermaid Ambassador Tips: Tail Swimming in Winter

As much as we would love for summer to last all year, most merfolks experience other seasons too. Tail swimming in winter can be especially tough. We talked to our Fin Fun Mermaid Ambassadors, and these are their tips for mermaiding during the winter months! Choose a Warm Location Mermaids Hen and Kylie suggest swimming in heated pools to stay warm when donning your swimmable mermaid tail. This way, you can still get your fins wet without freezing your tail Read More >>

February 3, 2021

The Zodiac as Merfolk: Aquarius

It’s a new year, and Aquarius mers are exactly who we need to set the tone for the future. We’re counting on you if you were born from January 20 to February 18 to flood the merworld with your inclusive ideas! This is the next article in our series of the Zodiac as Merfolk to see which swimmable mermaid tails match your sign!  Fin Fun Mermaid Tails for Aquarius Mers As an Aquarian, your symbol is the Water Bearer. You Read More >>

January 20, 2021

2020 Tail Design Contest Winners

Another tail design contest has come and gone, and here at Fin Fun, we love seeing you get creative! We received 1,082 submissions and 6,972 votes from all over the world, and our Fin Fans chose one grand prize winner and 10 runners-up. It was tough deciding which tails to vote for, but we hope to host many more design contests in the future so you can share your talents with us!  Let’s take a look at the winners for Read More >>

January 6, 2021

2020 Fin Fun Mermaid Year in Review

We’ve been nostalgic this entire year as we’ve celebrated our 10th anniversary, and we want to share our Fin Fun mermaid year in review with you! Let’s go over the tails we released in 2020 and how we made dreams come true amid a global pandemic. 2020 Fin Fun Mermaid Tails This year, Fin Fun released six mermaid tails for kids and adults! Diamond Frost In January, we released Diamond Frost, the winner of the 2019 Tail Design Contest. This Read More >>

December 31, 2020

The Zodiac as Merfolk: Capricorn

It’s o-fish-ally Capricorn season!  If your birthday lies between December 22 and January 19, this is your time to shine. You’re one of the most responsible mers in the sea, and we wouldn’t have anyone else take us through the end of the year and into the new one! (And Neptune knows we need a year better than 2020.) This is the first in the series of The Zodiac as Merfolk, and we’re going to dive into the best mermaid Read More >>

December 22, 2020

Disney Princess Mermaid Looks

Do you love all things Disney? So do we! We were thinking — what would each Disney princess look like as a mermaid? Check out these mermaid looks inspired by your favorite princesses! Snow White Ever pure and innocent in her human form, Snow White as a mermaid would also embody goodness in all she does. When you wear the Bali Breeze Limited Edition mermaid tail and Royal Blue Sea Wave swim top, your mermaid look will be just like Read More >>

December 9, 2020

Fin Fun Mermaid Anniversary: 10 Years of Mermaid Tails

Fin Fun has been celebrating its 10th mermaid anniversary all year long! We’ve come a long way since our first tails, and we want to take you on a journey through the years with us. 2010: The first Fin Fun mermaid tails The Fin Fun story technically starts in 2009 when Grandma Karen sewed the first mermaid tail for her granddaughter Emily. However, she didn’t start selling mermaid tails until 2010. The first swimmable mermaid tails were simple yet fun. Read More >>

December 2, 2020

13 Inexpensive Gifts for the Best Mermaid Christmas

‘Tis the season for warm wishes and charitable giving, and Fin Fun has just what you need for the best mermaid Christmas yet! You’ll find the perfect mermaid gifts for your sea-loving friends and maybe even one for yourself without breaking the river bank. Mermaid Gifts Under $10 Looking for some quick stocking stuffers for your guppies and merfriends? These are perfect for those that love the Mermaidens, their finfriends, and all things ocean-related! (If they don’t know about Fin Read More >>

November 25, 2020

4 Eco-Friendly Ways to Reuse Plastic Bottles

Have you realized how many plastic bottles you use on a regular basis? People use them for drinks, cooking ingredients, and more. At this point, it’s impossible to eliminate harmful plastic usage, but you can reuse plastic bottles to prevent plastic pollution! Feed fluttering wildlife If you want to know what to make with empty plastic bottles, consider this soda bottle bird feeder from Kelly Leigh Creates!  All you need is a couple of wooden spoons to create perches for Read More >>

November 11, 2020

6 DIY Mermaid Nails to Match Your Scales

Piece together a look for your mersona with mermaid nails! They’ll pair perfectly with your swimmable mermaid tail, and you can rep your mermaid look when on land too. These six mermaid nail art designs come with tutorials, so any mer can rock the look of their dreams! Try your hand at freehand Do you have a steady hand? If so, you can paint mermaid scales on your nails without using fancy tools and stencils. These three nail art tutorials Read More >>

October 28, 2020

5 Mouthwatering Mermaid Desserts for Mers of All Ages

Swimming all day, especially in a swimmable mermaid tail, really brings out your sweet tooth! So why not treat yourself and your pod to delicious mermaid desserts? Catch a crunchy surprise Your little guppies may not have the same taste in desserts as you, so this mermaid dessert recipe is bound to get them to bite! These mermaid Rice Krispies from Mom Dot are both adorable and delectable! Ingredients For the Rice Krispies: 3 tablespoons butter 4 cups miniature marshmallows Read More >>

October 14, 2020

5 Spooky DIY Mermaid Halloween Decorations

With spooky month almost here in full force, now is the time to have the best mermaid Halloween possible! And what better way to do that than with DIY Halloween decorations? These five projects embrace the creepiness of the holiday with a chilling, underwater flair. Shipwrecked skulls Skulls are an iconic part of Halloween decorations, and you can easily transform them into the eerie remains of a shipwreck. The haunted mermaid party by Fun365 offers great inspiration to get you Read More >>

September 30, 2020

Revitalize Mermaid Dreams with Retro Mermaid Tails

Have you heard of Fin Fun’s Retro mermaid tails? These breathtaking designs may look familiar, but there are some subtle differences. Take a look, and you just might find the next mermaid tail for your collection! Merfolk dreams never end Merfolk come from all walks of life and have many unique characteristics and experiences. Here at Fin Fun, we celebrate every mer’s desire to swim like a mermaid! No matter who you are, where you’re from, or what your abilities Read More >>

September 16, 2020

5 Mermaid Dinner Recipe Ideas for Seafood-Loving Mers

After swimming all day in your mermaid tail, nothing feels better than sitting down to a homecooked meal, and you’ll love these mermaid dinner recipe ideas! Go for something simple for those warm, autumn days, or release your inner chef for a tsunami of flavor! Meat in the middle When you don’t want to cook on a hot stove, a crab salad sandwich will instantly transport you to the coast! Mermaid food recipes don’t have to be anything fancy, and Read More >>

September 2, 2020

4 Easy Ways for Merfolk to Conserve Water at Home

Merfolk have a deep love for the environment, especially areas with water to swim in! When we conserve water, we can prevent shortages and the pollution of this precious resource. Here are four easy ways to conserve water! Turn off the faucet Water conservation is easy when you turn off the faucet when not in use. For example, only turn it on to wet your toothbrush while brushing your teeth. You can even shut off the water while sudsing up Read More >>

August 26, 2020