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Mermaid Tails Inspired by Real Fish

While several Fin Fun tail designs are original, we’ve often looked at patterns found in nature to inspire some of our favorite Limited Edition tails! Let’s take a look at some design inspiration: Neon Sea / Parrotfish This saltwater fish engulfs the viewer in beautiful neon pinks, greens, and blues. The colors and patterns send a nod to the trending ‘80s and ‘90s styles, making it a perfect addition to our Limited Edition collection. Clownfish / Clownfish Anyone who’s seen Read More >>

October 17, 2019

Mermaid University — 5 Reasons Why You Should Enroll

Did you know you can swim like a real mermaid through Fin Fun’s Mermaid University (Mermaid U) program?  Fin Fun wants all aspiring mermaids and mermen to live their dreams. That’s why we’ve developed a swimming program for mermaids in training just like YOU!   Mermaid U provides pool facilities with outlined lessons and work-out programs for swim classes around the world. Here are just a few benefits of joining a Mermaid U course: 1. Learn how to swim like a Read More >>

October 3, 2019

Want to be a Mermaid? Know These 6 Swimming Skills First

Mermaiding is a great way to keep kids active and in shape. But before they flip their fins too far, it’s important that each swimmer is at an appropriate swimming level. This will ensure the swimmers safety and help them reach full potential as a mermaid! Here are 6 skills to test with your child to establish a strong foundation for their mermaiding experience: 1. Back float Knowing how to back float is an essential technique for your “little mermaid” Read More >>

October 1, 2019

The Story Behind Anna’s Tail

On September 22, Anna Haskell completed a 12-hour mermaid swim in West Sussex, England. The event doubled as a new world record and a fundraiser for two Sussex-based charities—Arundel and Download Community Leisure Trust (ACT) and the Chestnut Tree House children’s hospice organization. The fundraiser proved successful as Anna raised £1,100, just £100 short of her goal! During the swim, 32 mermaids and mermen joined Anna in the pool and together they swam a total of 92 km (57.1 miles)—30km Read More >>

September 24, 2019

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

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

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

What Are Mermaid Fins Made From?

What Are Mermaid Fins Made From? Little girls may be made of sugar and spice and everything nice, but mermaids are a different breed. When your little one dons a Fin Fun Mermaid Tail and transforms into her favorite mystical character, you want to know she’ll still be safe in a quality product made from the longest lasting materials. How can you be sure you’re getting the best possible product that will not only set her imagination free, but also Read More >>

March 22, 2018

Fin Safety Checklist: 10 Tips for Safe Mermaiding

Have Adult Supervision. A parent or other adult human should always be watching nearby when kids wear their mermaid tails for swimming. They might resemble mermaids, but they’re still human children who need the supervision and protection of their parents. Be Mermaid Tail Ready! Watch our video to ensure you’re adept at the six essential skills needed to swim safely in your Fin Fun Mermaid Tail — including floating on your front and back and using the dolphin kick to Read More >>

March 8, 2018