In this post we look at a selection of our favorite mermaid cake toppers at a variety of price points. These merry mermaid toppers are crafted from a multitude of different materials including fondant, acrylic, and wood. Colors like raven black or sparkly rose gold make these cake toppers a magical addition to your overall wedding (or party) decor.
Tales depicting mermaids have existed for hundreds of years. Appearing in folklore found in cultures from around the world, mermaids have held the fascination of people for generations and been the muse of creatives for even longer. To this day, the aura of magic promised by mermaids is spellbinding. It’s no wonder that we continue to invoke these mystical creatures of the deep in our movies, literature, and even in weddings.
A mermaid certainly has a certain allure, and if mermaids are what you wish to top your cake then look no further! Let’s take a look at a few cake toppers to cap off your mermaid themed wedding!
Mermaid Cake Toppers
1. Happily Ever After Prince and Mermaid Cake Topper
Fans of a certain iconic Disney movie will likely identify with this cake topper most. Inspired by the quintessential mermaid and human couple, this cake topper features a Prince Eric and Ariel-esque silhouette and the words “Happily Ever After.”
It comes in different colors of acrylic as well as natural wood. Cute little star fish and a shell decorate the text and give that perfect under the sea touch. If you’ve always had your heart set on The Little Mermaid them for your big day, this is the cake topper for you!
2. Amatheia Mermaid Figurine
Handmade, with an icy green tail and flaxen hair. This mermaid’s waist is decorated with an assortment of real shells, pale sea glass, and little metal pearls with a crown made to match. Her gaze is stately yet mysterious, just as a mermaid’s should be!
Keep in mind that this mermaid is quite tall at 8.5″ and quite wide at 5.5″ so make sure that your cake is large enough to support her. With that in mind, this mermaid figurine is perfect if you’re trying to match a pastel aesthetic, or simply want a classic mermaid atop your cake.
3. Fondant Mermaid Tail Cake Topper
A unique mermaid cake topper hat is edible! In addition to customizable color tones, this mermaid tail is available with various lusters and glitters. Safe to eat (yum!) and a treat on the eyes, it can be adjusted to match your wedding color scheme. In addition, these make for a cute addition to wedding goodie bags for children.
4. Bride and Groom Anchor Topper
An adorable bride and groom anchor topper that can be customized via a plethora of different colors and glitters. It is laser cut from 1/8th inch acrylic which means it can be adjusted for size. It will fit equally as well atop this naked cake (example photo) or something with a bit more decor.
Surrounded by the design of a rope and an anchor, it’s the perfect addition for a nautical themed wedding or an undersea adventure.
5. Mermaid and Diver Cake Topper
Meet your sweetheart under the sea with this delightful wedding cake topper! Handmade from birch plywood, this mermaid and diver combination make for the perfect addition to your wedding cake. It can be ordered in various different colors including classic black, gold, silver, and brown as well as original wood. The two figures are above a bed of seaweed and kelp and there are two stakes at the bottom to ensure no slippage occurs.
“It don’t take a word, not a single word. Go on and kiss the girl.”— Sebastian the crab
6. Personalized Mermaid Bride and Groom Silhouette
Made from acrylic, this gorgeous cake topper comes in a variety of colors and features a mermaid with a veil being held bridal-style by the groom. Handmade, it includes your last name along the bottom and the honorifics “Mr. and Mrs.” just above.
This personalized cake topper is lightweight to keep it from potentially sinking into your cake, and has a stake in the bottom so that it can be placed securely.
7. Mermaid and Merman Cake Topper
If you’re looking for a more environment friendly alternative to laser cut acrylic, check out this mermaid and merman cake topper. Handmade from premium card stock, it is available in twenty-six colors (including colored glitters).
It can be recycled afterwards or kept to slip into a scrapbook or photo album.
The mermaid and merman sit atop your last name, while the merman shows off his impressive muscles. Reviews state that this seller is particularly good with customization, so don’t hesitate to contact them with your requests!
8. Cake Topper with Mermaid, Groom, Dog, and Cat
A whole lot going on with this mermaid cake topper due to one key addition: pets!
It comes in several different colors of acrylic or natural wood, and features two little pets on either side of the happy couple. By simply contacting the seller and selecting one of the forty plus images they have available, you can customize your adorable cake topper pets to match their real life counterparts.
9. Silver Mermaid Statue
Made of solid brass and polished with silver, there’s no danger of this mermaid cake topper being flimsy or falling over in the wind. A goddess of the sea, she is in the Namaste pose and is embellished with a crown. The design of this cake topper is great for anyone looking for a more stately mermaid wedding cake decoration.
She may be a bit top heavy, so it’s important to make sure that your cake can withstand her weight.
10. Fondant Large Mermaid Tail
Our last topper is made from edible fondant. Large with a four inch width, it’s impressive and meant to make a statement. Featuring teal, purple, pink and delicate gold outlining, there are sticks attached to the bottom for easy attachment to the cake. Customer reviews glow about their completely edible cake toppers.
Mermaids cake toppers are a delightful way to accentuate your cake and wedding theme.