Pirate and Mermaid Switch Plates
Decorative Wall Plates: Mermaids and Pirates
Pirates and Mermaids are the stuff of the nautical fantasies of little kids. Decorative switch plates featuring buccaneers or sea nymphs can add a special touch for a kid's room that's easy to install, and easy to change out when the time comes.
Boys and girls will love the new look that a special kids light switch cover brings to their wall - especially if it has a fanciful pirate or a fabulous mermaid on it!
Have fun browsing this cool selection of decorative switch plates for kids.
And for fun, test your knowledge of Blackbeard, the famous pirate, or enjoy watching a present day "mermaid" and her companion, a "merman," swim through crystal waters.
Double Switch Plate Cover: Mermaids and Pirate Ship (from Amazon)
Pirate Ship On the Ocean - for Single Toggles
Pirate Décor will thrill a young boy, but is sophisticated enough to add a mystical touch to the room of an older child, too. The galleon seems to be emerging from a mist.
These switch plates come with matching screws.
Wall Plates for Buccaneers - Skull and Crossbones, Treasures, and More
There are a variety of buccaneer themed electrical covers - to appeal to a range of ages.
Cute little bears with their swashbuckler gear for a tot's room.
Florene Boat - Ahoy Matey Ft. Myers Beach Pirate Ship - Light Covers - double toggle
This cool photo of a Spanish galleon fyling the skull and crossbones flag will surely make some little boy's eyes light up . The Pieces of Eight ship sails several times a day out of Ft. Meyers Beach, on Florida's southwest coast. If you're ever in the area, you can climb aboard for an hour and a half of swashbuckling fun as the crew entertains you on this this Spanish galleon replica. (See link below for details)
There's a high gloss finish on this double switch plate featuring a picture of a pirate ship. It's durable - made of non-fading, scratch resistant metal.
Here's the Home Page of Pieces of Eight
- Fort Myers Florida Pirate Cruise
Pieces of Eight is a 90 minute pirate cruise sailing out of Fort Myers Beach, Florida aboard a 65 ft replica Spanish galleon. Buccaneers young and old will experience a voyage back through the Golden Age of Piracy and have a jolly roger of a good tim
Here's a pirate themed cover that will grow up with him. When he's young, it's a pirate ship, but as he grows older, he'll see it as an historic sailing ship.
Swashbuckling Art for Double Toggles - Decorator Touches for Little Boys' Rooms
Feed a young buccaneer's fantasy with something cool and decorative that could have been made just for him! From a skull and crossbones to a ship in the moonlight, to a treasure chest, there's something for any nautical decor.
More Pirate Loot for Your Room Matey
Here's an idea for some cool artwork to go with your pirate wall plate.
"Second Star to the Right" is a beautiful poster by Susie Hawkins, and it's available from Zazzle, the on line on demand printer.
Hang it on your wall, framed or unframed.
Pirate Wall Plates - on eBay Today
There's just no telling what loot you may discover on any given day on the eBay auction ship. Climb aboard and make a bid now!
Sing a Swashbuckling Song, Matey! - Ahoy, There!
A fun pirate song for you!
Were You Ever a Pirate? - (In your imagination, of course)
Did you ever play pirates or dress up like a pirate when you were a kid?
The Stuff of Childhood Fantasies - Sadly, Real Pirates are Bad and Mermaids Probably Aren't Real
Pirate Mermaid Dartboard
While most adults have more realistic views of such things, children love to fantasize about characters.
Far be it from me to throw darts at their dreams!
They'll too soon grow up to realize that modern pirates are very real and a dangerous menace to modern shipping lanes, and mermaids are yet to be documented by science. A small concession to childhood can go a long way.
Maybe, for your little buccaneer or sea nymph, that concession is as simple as a decorative wall plate. Let them dream while they may.
Sea Nymph Wall Plate - for a DoubleSwitch
There are two mermaids on this one... could it be a mother and daughter pair? No mater. it's a lovely touch for your little mermaid's room!
There's a high gloss, easy to clean polymer finish on this mermaid light switch cover
Pretty Touches for a Girl's Room - Single Wall Plates
A blond sea princess takes a ride on a big red fish.
Links to Stories about Ariel's Friends - Stories, Tales, and Magazines
- Mermaids don't exist ... or do they? - CNN
One of John Athanson's earliest memories is seeing the stars of the shows at Weeki Wachee Springs
- Mermaids & Mythology Magazine: Welcome
Welcome aboard Mermaids & Mythology magazine! A special new lifestyle magazine that is making a 'splash'! all over the world. So dive in for legends, mythology, and more!
- The Mermaid's Twin Sister | The Humanity Initiative
A folk tale
- Columbus mistakes manatees for mermaids — History.com This Day in History — 1/9/1493
Discover what happened today in history. Read about major past events that happened today including special entries on crime, entertainment, and more.
Bring Her Room to Life with Sea Art
Adorable little siren under the sea.
Sandy Welds Whimsical Sea Creatures - Sea Angels
Mermaids feed the fish - Covers for double toggles
There is such a soft and mystical feel to this artist designed light switch cover - so very feminine! Here's one of those little pieces of wall art that works for a wide age range. Get if for your little princess, or your young diva...
More Treasures for Little Mermaids
Nightlight or Poster
Add a pretty nightlight, or poster, together with a specially chosen light plate cover for a more complete look for your little sea nymph's room. She be as happy as Ariel!
A wistful young mermaid is the subject of this vintage style tin sign that will add a retro touch to any room.
Mermaid ight Light
A lady of the sea swims along with a sea turtle on this lovely bit of light for the night
Mermaid Tails for Real
Custom made mermaid tails have become very popular for cosplay and for all ages, from tweens to adults. Here's a cool video from a guy who calls himself a 'mertaylor' - someone who creates those tails. He's based in one my very favorite places - Crystal River, Florida. (It was my mother's hometown)
You'll find out how much his creations cost, and hear what inspires his work.
You'll also see some mermaids (and a merman) swimming in in beautiful crystal clear water. Doesn't it make you want to be there?
Bid on a Ariel or one of Her Friends Today - eBay Sometimes has some great Electrical Plate Covers
These are available on eBay today
Do You Believe in Mermaids?
Do you believe in mermaids?
Pages Showcasing Nautical Gifts for Kids
- Cool Dolphin Stuff for Kids
A page for young dolphin lovers and their adult friends. Find cool stuff, see something they love doing, learn about dolphins that swim upside down.
- Childrens Books About Ships and Boats
Learn the difference between a ship and a boat on this page with kids books about ships and boats, with suggestions sorted by reading level.
- Lighthouses for Little Ones
Young children can learn valuable lessons from books about lighthouses for kids. The Little Red Lighthouse is one such book.