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Hella Handmade Creations November Swatches: Part 2

Here is part 2 of my swatches for the upcoming November Hella Handmade Creations pre-order! If you missed part 1, you can check out my swatches here!

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New to Hella Handmade Creations? Every month, HHC offers exclusive polishes from your favorite indie nail polish brands during a week-long pre-sale. The November pre-sale will be open from November 14th at 12:01 AM EST until November 21 at 11:59 PM Hawaiian on Hella Handmade Creations’ website.  You can buy as many polishes as you want during the pre-sale. Each brand participating in HHC has picked their own theme to create specially inspired polishes.

Colors by Llarowe was inspired by Bruno Mars to create “Runaway Baby”, which is $11.00 and has no cap.

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Runaway baby is a bright cherry red jelly with shifting flake and intense blue to purple shimmer and clear holo flake. I used two coats of polish for my swatches.

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Here’s a shot of this shade outdoors in indirect lighting where you can see the beautiful flakies!

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POP Polish was inspired by female villain Poison Ivy from Batman to create “It’ll Grow Back”. This glitter-filled polish will retail for $12.50 and has no cap.

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This polish has gold to blue shifting metallic flakes, holographic flakies, silver shards, and red microglitter. I used two coats of polish for my swatches.

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Here’s a shot of It’ll Grow Back outdoors under direct sunlight where the holographic really stands out!

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Seventy Seven Lacquer’s “Save Me From the Nothing I’ve Become” was inspired by female rocker Amy Lee from the band Evanescence. This shade will be $13.00 and has a cap of 100 bottles.

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This polish has a purple jelly base with indigo/purple aurora pigment, pink-red micro pigment, pink iridescent microflakies, and holographic pigment. This shade was opaque in 2-3 coats of polish for me.

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This polish is beautiful in the sun!

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Rogue Lacquer was inspired by Justice League character Cyborg to create “More Than a Machine”. This polish will retail for $11.50 and has no cap.

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More Than a Machine is a blingy metallic silver holographic packed with holographic shards, scattered red flakes, and laser blue shimmer. I used two coats of polish for my swatch photos.

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Here is another shade that has a stunning holographic effect outdoors under direct sunlight! Holo lovers everywhere will need this polish in their collection.

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Ms Sparkle was inspired by vintage toys to create “Kawaii”, which will be $11.00 with no cap.

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Kawaii is a vivid red crelly with holographic microflakies, aurora pigment, and black and white matte glitters. This shade was opaque in 2 coats of polish for me.

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Ethereal Lacquer was inspired by the caterpillar from Alice in Wonderland to create “Whooo Are You?”. This multichrome will be $12.50 and has no cap.

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Whooo Are You? is a teal to blue to purple shifting multichrome with copper to green iridescent flakes and a touch of holographic flakies. In this side-by-side, you can she the intense shift from bright teal to bright purple.

 

 

The holographic effect in this shade is beautiful in the sun!

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This polish really has a little bit of everything: multichrome, holographic, AND these gorgeous flakies!

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Turtle Tootsie created “A Hero in His Own Mind”, inspired by Marvel. This shade will retail for $11.00 and will have no cap.

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This shade is an evil dark green holographic with gold shimmer and gold flakies. This polish was opaque in three coats for me.

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Lilypad is continuing through the Zodiac signs with “Scorpio”, which will be $15.00 with a 100 bottle cap.

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Scorpio is a brick red toned holographic with deep coppery red flakes.

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JReine created “Cajun Wonderland” which was inspired by New Orleans in the winter. This shade will retail for $12.50 and has a cap of 200 bottles.

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This polish is a white crelly with a strong red shimmer, red-green aurora shimmer, and red-gold flakies. This polish will really get you in the mood for the holiday season and snow! I used three coats of polish for my swatch photos. I also want to point out that I found the red shimmer to be much stronger in person, but difficult to capture on camera.

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Finally, the last shade I have to share for the November pre-order is from My Indie Polish. “Ian is My Hero” is a thermal inspired by Ian from Shameless. This polish will be $13.00 and has a 75 bottle cap.

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Ian is My Hero is an an orange to yellow thermal with red shimmer, copper holographic glitter, and holographic pigments. I used three coats for my swatch photos.

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Here’s a shot of this shade in its warm state; I want to point out that I found this shade to be a little more peach-toned in person than it ended up appearing in my swatch photos!

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Here’s a shot of this shade in the warm state, a beautiful, sunny yellow.

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Don’t forget to check out part 1 of my swatches here! Thank you so much for reading! If you’d like to keep up with my blog, take a peek at the right-hand sidebar where you can follow with your email address or WordPress account. You can also find me and my swatches on Instagram @rachelaughsnails.

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