What is the difference between mermaid and fishtail dresses?
A mermaid dress is a style of evening gown that fits closely to the body through the torso and hips, then “fishtails” out in a flare to the floor. (This is why it’s also known as a fishtail dress.) Fit and flare is the term that encompasses several styles including mermaid gowns and trumpet styles.
What is mermaid skirt?
Mermaid-skirt meaning A long skirt which is tight-fitting from the waist to below the knees, before flaring out at the bottom. noun.