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About Moonsong Magic

Mermaiding is a unique and fascinating hobby that involves swimming while wearing a mermaid tail. It has gained popularity in recent years as a form of recreational activity and a way to experience the fantasy of being a mermaid. This hobby allows people to connect with nature, explore their creativity and imagination, and improve their physical fitness by engaging in full-body workouts that strengthen their core and leg muscles. Additionally, mermaiding provides a sense of freedom and escapism from the stressors of everyday life. It encourages people to embrace their individuality and express themselves in a fun and non-judgmental environment. Overall, mermaiding is a fulfilling and enjoyable activity that offers numerous benefits for both physical and mental well-being.

KYLEE NEL and MOONSONG MAGIC

Kylee Nel is the founder and owner of the tail making boutique known as Moonsong Magic. She is an internationally known brand name that provides mermaid tails to performers in all corners of the world. 

While Kylee is a tail maker by trade, she is also a certified freediver and mermaid instructor. She qualified within the top 5 competitors in the 2022 Freediving National Championships in the womens' division. Her current PB's are 100m Dynamics, 4:02mins static and 28m depth.

She is also a martial art practitioner, and has achieved her 3rd Dan Black belt in Aikido. She is a part time instructor at the PE School of Aikido, and has spent the majority of her career in the educational training industry.

She made her first mermaid tail in June 2019, and opened Moonsong Magic in January 2020. 

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June 2019

Kylees First Tail

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June 2020

Shop Grows

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February 2021

Fabric from Silicone

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December 2021

3rd Personal Tail

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July 2022

Basic Tail Options

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Jan 2023

4th Gen Designs

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June 2023

Sodwana Festival

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September 2019

Top Making

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August 2020

First Silicone Tail

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September 2021

Silicone slots open

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February 2022

3rd Gen Fabric Tails

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July 2022

Final Fabric Switch

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March 2023

Local Merlympics

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November 2023

Apparel Update

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January 2020

Shop Opened

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October 2020

Second Silicone Tail

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November 2021

Collab with Jburg

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April 2022

Naui Certification

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Novemer 2022

Mermaid Festival

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April 2023

Basic Tail Revamp

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January 2024

Large Update

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