How to DIY A Mermaid Towel Wrap

Let your kid’s imagination soar with this cute DIY mermaid towel wrap!

In this easy crafting tutorial, we’ll show you how to make a mermaid towel wrap using our VELCRO® Brand Stick On for Fabrics Tape.

Perfect for poolside fun, this DIY mermaid towel wrap can be washed and reused time after time. This cute towel will not only keep the kids dry after a dunk in the water, but it’ll also let their imagination soar with summertime fun.

How to Make a DIY Mermaid Towel Wrap

This towel is suited to fit a child up to age 10.

What you’ll need:

Step 1: To start, let’s create the fin! Gather one of the towel’s short ends from one corner to the center.

Mermaid Towel Wrap step 1 a

Then tie with a rubber band.

Mermaid Towel Wrap step 1 b

 Fluff the towel, so it looks like a fin.

Repeat with the other corner to form the full mermaid tail.

Mermaid Towel Wrap step 1 c

Step 2: Using the ribbon, cover the rubber bands with a decorative bow

Mermaid Towel Wrap step 2

Step 3: Next, on the opposite edge, attach 4″ of  VELCRO® Brand Stick On for Fabric tape to the corner of the towel.

Mermaid Towel Wrap step 3
Mermaid Towel Wrap step 3 c
Mermaid Towel Wrap step 3 b

Step 4: Apply the corresponding tape to the opposite side.
For a better fit, wrap the towel around your kid before applying the tape.

And That’s it! Have your kids wear this towel to the pool, beach, or lake. We promise this DIY mermaid towel wrap will make a real splash!

Mermaid Towel Wrap

If you’d like to try this crafting tutorial yourself, pick up a pack of VELCRO® Brand Stick On for Fabrics Tape. And for more easy sewing projects, stay on our blog!

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