Each of our high quality mermaid tails are produced from a 4-way stretch blend of spandex polyester or nylon. Each comes with a custom cut monofin which are an important part of your mermaid costume and will allow you to swim like a real mermaid through the water this monofin fits toddler size 13 - girls/women's size 8.5. If you'd rather speak to a live person give us a call at 855.332.7405. We want all of our mermaids to be thrilled with their tails tahoe mermaid tails has tested our swimmable fabrics.They hold up in chlorine and salt water however when these fabrics are rubbed, snagged or scratched on the rough surface of a pool/hot tub, decking or rocks, this will damage the fibers and will cause pilling and slight fading. This occurs when walking in, kneeling on or sitting on your tail on these types of surfaces.
This is normal wear and tear just like with your swim suit and therefore cannot be covered under our satisfaction guarantee. What if my tail has a defectif your tail has a defect we are so sorry and we want to repair or replace the tail right away i know how upset my daughter would be if she received her tail only to have to return it for another one. Please return the tail to us within 30 days of receipt.
We will inspect the tail to determine the cause of the defect and will repair or replace the tail if a defect in workmanship occurred. Please note we cannot replace the tail if the problem is normal wear and tear. In order to achieve our life-like mermaid look and feel we use a spandex blend that can snag or pile if the tail is walked on or rubbed against a rough surface like a swimming pool or pool deck. Once we validate the issue we will send you a new tail and will take care of this quickly your little one will probably be asking you every day when her tail will arrive.
We get it general questionshow do i care for my tahoe mermaid tailcare for your tail like you care for your delicate swimsuits. We recommend rinsing your tail after each use with cool clean water and allow to drip-dry away from direct sunlight.
Do not wring out the tail as this can damage the delicate material. Do not put your tail in the dryer. Washing instructions: if you need to wash your mermaid tail do not put it in the washing machine.Instead, turn it inside out and gently hand wash it using cool water and mild detergent. Gently wash your tail without rubbing or wringing it. If you have a stain, gently dab it with detergent with the tail still inside out. Then rinse it out in clean cool water. Do not wring out your tail as it can damage the nylon/spandex fibers. Do not dry your tails in the dryer, instead allow your tail to finish drying in the air but not in direct sunlight. Your beautiful tail will last for much longer when cared for in this manner. Are the holographic/metallic materials more delicateyes.
Extra care should be taken with your tails that have metallic/holographic accents due to their more delicate nature. It is very important to remember the fabric can pile or snag on rough surfaces such as pool bottoms and pool decks and by their nature spandex blends are a somewhat delicate material. If your little mermaid is between sizes, choose the larger size. Measure around the waist at the belly button to determine waist.Measure from the belly button down to the ankle bone to determine the length. Girls sizesagesizewaist length 5-76 21-23 in. (this is also a women's extra small)women sizessizewaistlengthadult s32-3537-41adult m34-3837-41can anyone swim in a mermaid tailno. Although most swimmers will quickly learn how to swim in their tails, these tails are not made for beginner swimmers or swimmers under 5 years old. Particularly if your mermaid is using her monofin, she needs to be a capable and strong swimmer to safely swim like a real mermaid. All of our tails are open at the bottom so they can be easily pulled up for walking and also so your mermaid can free her legs in the water if needed.