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Mermaid Tail Upcycle: Mermaid Shoes

Fin Fun Mermaid tails are my go-to for mermaid swimming and fun! They are easy to use and last a long time. I’m always devastated when my tails start to show wear, but I’ve found some ways to reuse and upcycle my tails. I’ve previously used the fabric to make headbands and a beach blanket, but my latest creation just might be my favorite—mermaid shoes! To make these shoes, I followed a tutorial I found on the blog, LoveMaegan. I Read More >>

November 6, 2019

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

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

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

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