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Any color! Silicone hip/ankle finsfor fabric or silicone mermaid tails (long Rowan style)

Any color! Silicone hip/ankle finsfor fabric or silicone mermaid tails (long Rowan style)

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Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Material: dragon skin silicone
  • Favorited by: 61 people
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Ready to ship in 1–4 weeks
From Pittsburgh, PA
Returns and exchanges accepted
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Description

Want to glam up your fabric mermaid tail? Want fins on your mermaid bra? Making a silicone tail of your own and don't want to sculpt fins? Here's a solution! Realistic fish fins made of floppy silicone rubber!

This fin was sculpted to accompany the Rowan fluke, available separately. Long (12") and detailed, this little fin will dress up any mermaid's tail!

This listing is for two flat-backed fins, or one fin with texture on both sides.

Each piece is made of 100% platinum cure Dragon Skin 10 silicone, skin and aquarium safe. You can also very easily cut the silicone with scissors or a razor to adjust the shape and size. All Fancy Fish Fins come with embedded powermesh for sewing. To attach them to a fabric tail, you'll need to open a seam, then sew the fabric tab into the seam of your tail. Hand-sewing works best. To attach these fins to an existing silicone tail, you can just snip off that fabric and glue them on with Sil-Poxy, available from Smooth On. I'm happy to answer any questions you have!

ONE and TWO-color fins:
The silicone will be untinted (translucent grey/white), or tinted with a single color of your choice. The two-color option gives you veins poured in a contrasting color. Glitter coat is always free! I do have fancy painted fins available as well.

PAINTED FINS:
Please be aware that I do not use an airbrush, so the blending will look more organic and you may see brushstrokes. I will do my best to match your specifications/design.

Please allow 2-3 weeks for the construction of your new fins. Please allow up to 4 weeks for completion of pieces with fancy painting. If you have a rush order, please contact me before purchase!
Want to glam up your fabric mermaid tail? Want fins on your mermaid bra? Making a silicone tail of your own and don't want to sculpt fins? Here's a solution! Realistic fish fins made of floppy silicone rubber!

This fin was sculpted to accompany the Rowan fluke, available separately. Long (12") and detailed, this little fin will dress up any mermaid's tail!

This listing is for two flat-backed fins, or one fin with texture on both sides.

Each piece is made of 100% platinum cure Dragon Skin 10 silicone, skin and aquarium safe. You can also very easily cut the silicone with scissors or a razor to adjust the shape and size. All Fancy Fish Fins come with embedded powermesh for sewing. To attach them to a fabric tail, you'll need to open a seam, then sew the fabric tab into the seam of your tail. Hand-sewing works best. To attach these fins to an existing silicone tail, you can just snip off that fabric and glue them on with Sil-Poxy, available from Smooth On. I'm happy to answer any questions you have!

ONE and TWO-color fins:
The silicone will be untinted (translucent grey/white), or tinted with a single color of your choice. The two-color option gives you veins poured in a contrasting color. Glitter coat is always free! I do have fancy painted fins available as well.

PAINTED FINS:
Please be aware that I do not use an airbrush, so the blending will look more organic and you may see brushstrokes. I will do my best to match your specifications/design.

Please allow 2-3 weeks for the construction of your new fins. Please allow up to 4 weeks for completion of pieces with fancy painting. If you have a rush order, please contact me before purchase!

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Returns & exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

FAQs

Sizes of tops follow standard US bra sizing.

Here's an old belly dancer trick: with heavily beaded bras, I recommend buying one size larger than your usual cup size. Often the beadwork will make the bra look smaller on you! But buying a size larger will reduce that illusion, and you can add additional stuffing if necessary.
Care of silicone:
Silicone is very durable! But it can get scuffed up on the bottoms and sides of pools, and the heel and ankle regions are particularly vulnerable to wearing because they are stretched when you wear it. Try not to stand on your flukes in the pool if you can help it, particularly if your fluke has paint. A worn region can be touched up with another coat to restore the shine. Contact me for details.

Care of beaded bras:
All beaded bras should be rinsed with cool or lukewarm water after use, and laid flat on a towel to dry. Do not wring! Keep out of direct sunlight whenever possible. If the bra becomes soiled, clean gently with a small amount of Woolite or other gentle cleanser. Do not dry clean.
I accept commissions for tops, fins, and flukes! I'm also happy to bring drawings to life in a fully swimmable version. Do keep in mind that some designs that look awesome on paper may not be suitable for swimming, due to drag or other potential dangers (for example, I will not use long swags of fabric due on garments meant for swimming).

Commissions require a 50% down payment that is NOT refundable if you decide to cancel your order. Payment in full is due before item will be shipped.

Commissioned items can be returned for a full refund within 30 days of delivery if you're not happy with the item, but I will retain the right to resell the returned item to recoup my lost time and materials (even if it's based on your design).
Is this a gift? Let me know and I will swaddle it prettily in fancy tissue paper, with a handwritten note. I'll throw in a reusable cloth carrying bag for a small extra fee; just let me know.
Treat your sequinned items gently! The big seashell sequins I use are more durable than most standard sequins, but they can still break with age and rough wear. Occasionally the iridescent coating may peel off as well. Every purchase comes with a small number of replacement sequins for normal wear and tear. Gently cut off the broken sequin and either sew or glue a replacement into place, and you're good to go!
Buyers outside of the US: please be aware that tariffs and import taxes may apply to your order. I cannot predict these nor can I charge you for them up front. The buyer is responsible for all such fees once your package reaches your country.

I make every effort to produce items in a timely manner, but please be aware that silicone can be a finicky product, particularly in a humid summer. I will always be up front about the status of your order if you ask me. Made-to-order items may take up to four weeks for completion. Ready-to-ship items will generally ship within 3-5 business days.

If you have a deadline, please let me know about it before you make your order. I don't charge extra for rush orders if items are small.

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