27 Mermaid Gifts That Will Make a Splash

By Belinda Gosbee | Updated: December 4, 2023

    Do you know someone who wishes they had a fishtail? They may long to be a little mermaid or perhaps a more mature Greek siren. A daily dose of magic and whimsy never hurt anyone. Bottom line: They love everything mermaid-themed and are on your gift list.

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    What are the best mermaid gift ideas?

    Our gift guide has pretty mermaid accessories, home decor, and fun mermaid gear to bring some magic into their lives. Our gift guide will help you “scale up” and make a splash, so grab your seashells and look at this stuff…isn’t it neat?!

  1. Mermaid Candle
  2. Are you a Malicious Woman? Do you know or love one that needs just a sprinkle of snark in their lives? Then you’re our people! A portion of the proceeds was donated to empowering women in need. The scent that had to happen. We paired 2 of the crispest scents on the planet to give you the sweet taste of juicy grapefruit and the cool snap of mint in one jar.

  3. Mermaid Tail Blanket 


    This cozy blanket is the perfect gift idea for the mermaid in your life, complete with scales and a tail. It’s soft, comfortable, and elegant, making it great for snuggling on the couch while making them feel like a goddess of the sea. 

  5. Ceramic Coffee Mugs
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    Even mermaids need a caffeine kick (or some warm milk) to start their day right and these ceramic mermaid mugs, with gold accent tails, are darn gorgeous. A great gift for all ages, they’re sure to make a statement.

  7. Mermaid Necklace
  8. Little girls and bigger girls will appreciate this cute addition to their jewelry boxes. The piece is made from rose gold-plated stainless steel, is made to order, and will arrive in a sweet gift box.

  9. Metal Bookmark 
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    There’s always a book lover to buy for, and this vintage-feel bookmark is the perfect gift idea for the sea-inspired. The mermaid figurine is made from alloy metal and features a cute bead string with a “made for you” tag.

  11. Reversible-Sequin Backpack 
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    Turn them into a glittering mermaid with this color-changing, reversible sequin backpack. With the touch of a hand, the sequins can be swiped back and forth to magically change from rainbow to silver. They can even draw patterns or words. Perfect for little people, but don’t rule out the big ones.

  13. Lunch Tote
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    These designer lunch totes make the best mermaid gifts for the eco-warrior or fashion-conscious. The bag’s not only hip but also reusable and eco-friendly. Made from neoprene (wetsuit material), it’ll insulate their lunch for up to four hours and is completely machine washable.

  15. Whipped Sugar Scrub 
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    Scrub away dry scales with this deliciously whipped mermaid sugar scrub that has notes of sparkling pomegranate and a hint of jasmine and violet. It’s phthalate and paraben-free but absolutely not shimmer-free.

  17. Siren Whiskey Flask
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    Some days are hard–– even for water nymphs. But with this sparkly mermaid whiskey flask, they can take an edge off the roughest waves. Made from high-quality stainless steel, the 8 oz flask can easily be thrown in a handbag then the dishwasher. Certainly not Disney-approved.

  19. Inflatable Swimming Ring
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    If you can’t be a mermaid, you can at least float about as if you’re a mermaid. This pool float will help with that, complete with glitter, sparkles, and scales. BYO mer-mosas!

  21. Shot Glasses
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    What’s Ariel’s favorite drink? Mermosas! Or when she’s feeling really salty–– a couple of shots of Sailor Jerry’s. Help them to do it in style with these unique shot glasses made from super-strong borosilicate glass.

  23. Birthstone Ring
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    This handmade, statement mermaid ring is budget-friendly but looks anything but. Choose the birthstone of your loved one and whether you’d like silver, gold, or rose gold plating. This one’s sure to be a favorite in their mermaid jewelry box.

  25. Wall Decor Shelf
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    A sweet and simple piece of wall decor that’s sure to become a mesMERizing centerpiece– whether hung in a child’s room, playroom, or bathroom. The shelf can showcase treasures and ornaments while bringing a whimsical vibe to the room.

  27. The Little Mermaid Lip Balm



    Become a Disney princess like Ariel with this rejuvenating lip treatment! Everyone loves to be pampered, and these lip balms are perfect for that! Gift this set to your Disney-loving friends and family. This set makes a thoughtful gift for birthdays and holidays.

  29. Makeup Bag
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    Where does a sea maiden keep their mermaid makeup? In a fish scale cosmetic bag, naturally. This cosmetic clutch is light and portable (and colorful!) and is made of high-quality, waterproof, vegan leather. 

  31. Stainless Steel Water Bottle 
  32. Mermaids may be one of the most mysterious creatures in all of mythology, but we know they’ll never get dehydrated. For would-be sea creatures still awaiting their tails, this will keep them well-hydrated in the meantime. Sparkly teal and purple liven up a leak-proof, vacuum-insulated stainless steel flask.

  33. Mermaid Bed in a Bag Set 
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    Sleep with the fishes in the nicest sense with this 7-piece microfiber bedding set–– available in toddler, twin, full, and queen. It features a whimsical mermaid print and includes a comforter, flat sheet, fitted sheet, two pillowcases, and two decorative throw pillow shams.

  35. Ceramic Garden Statue 
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    Need mermaid gifts for a gardening hobbyist? Or perhaps you know a little mermaid with her own magical garden? This two-piece ceramic mermaid statue makes it appear as though she’s partially under the surface and will liven up any patch of dirt.

  37. Fish Scale Tray


    This fish scale tray is perfect as a catchall for small items like jewelry, keys, cash, and phones. It’s also nice to hold guest soaps and towels in a powder room or for serving drinks or snacks. Perfect for summer dining or those who love beachy decor.

  39. Mermaid Tights
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    They might not be able to get around with a tail every day, but this is the next best thing – glossy, golden fish scale legs. The beauty of these tights is that the base tone is sheer, so the scale pattern looks all the more realistic. 

  41. Silhouette Tank Top
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    Not a pink sparkly person? This tank features the golden silhouette of a mermaid with an imprinted paisley pattern and is the perfect t-shirt for the mermaid lover who wants to look classy but casual. 

  43. Monofin
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    The Top Rated Kids Mono Fin easily propels and glides through the water like a Mermaid or Merman. The quick adjusting straps with easy-out pull loops with rubberized fin edges for safety and there are high-efficiency water channels for added control.

  45. Wine Bottle Stopper 
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    A zinc alloy mermaid bottle stopper brings a classy, classic vibe to an ocean-themed bar. Or, if your giftee isn’t a wine lover, these also make perfect olive oil stoppers. A soft silicone band keeps bottles airtight.

  47. Salt and Pepper Shakers
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    These will make a splash at dinner parties. This set of mermaid tail salt and pepper shakers is made of glazed ceramic and has silicone stoppers in the bottom. There are several other themes available. 

  49. Trucker Cap
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    Here’s a hip trucker hat for babies and kids featuring a bright “mermaid vibes” design. It comes with an adjustable snapback fastener, and you can choose from XS (0-9m) through to L (5-12yrs). If you’re looking for something more adult and subtle, check out this version here.

  51. Silicone Spatula 


    We all know someone with the soul of a mermaid who is living her best life. This spatula makes a fun birthday or Christmas gift for those who love to bake or as a statement piece in their kitchen.

  53. Tissue Holder


    This ombre, mermaid-scale tissue holder is handmade from mosaic glass and can hold most standard square-shaped tissue boxes. Complete the under-the-sea vibe by throwing in a sweet mermaid hand towel.

  55. Personalized Wine Tumbler
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    If they also drink like a fish, this 12 oz stemless wine glass will do the trick. Made from stainless steel, with a BPA-free lid, stainless steel straw, and a brush to keep the straw clean. The mermaid design, and your custom text, will be printed on both sides.