I'm so late with this post! On Saturday 24th of February the Irish Lego User Group had our first meet-up! The venue was great. The meet-up was held in a private area of Costa Coffee on Dawson Street, which is located in a grand Edwardian building in the city centre (very MOCable), and was a … Continue reading Irish Lego User Group – Dublin Meetup!
On Saturday 24th February, the Irish LEGO User Group are having their very first in real life meet-up! The meeting is kicking off at 2pm and the venue is Costa Coffee on Dawson Street, right slap bang in the city centre which means that it's really easy to get to for anyone using public transport. … Continue reading Irish LEGO User Group – Dublin Meet Up!
Two buildings - a cafe with apartment above, and a hair salon with apartment above. The build incorporates parts of 41093 Heartlake Hair Salon and 3061 City Park Cafe.
Lego City Magazine Issue 5 is out now. I genuinely, genuinely, love this magazine. Kids magazines are expensive. Especially here in Ireland, they're RIDICULOUSLY expensive, and if you're a parent you'll have experienced the screams of 'I want, I want, I want' when you go into a newsagents with your kids. You'll also know that for … Continue reading Lego City Magazine Issue 5
After the snow we had last week here in Ireland, it's hard to believe but Spring is nearly here. Outside primroses and daffodils are making an appearance and nature is starting to look a little bit more green. And just in time for Spring, LEGO are bringing us some nature of their own with 40187 … Continue reading Lego Flower Display
Lego has just announced the 7 projects that have made it through to the Lego Ideas Final Review of 2017, and there's not one but THREE more projects by RobenAnne up for consideration. There's also the really clever Pop Up Book by JKBrickworks and the slick Jaguar E Type Roadstar by Ozzyeatingbats. The appeal of … Continue reading Lego Ideas Review Qualifers
Wishing you all a happy and healthy 2018! May your 2018 be filled with lots brick-y goodness!
Picture the scene. An room in a nondescript office block in a nondescript industrial park somewhere nondescript in the UK. It's a soulless room, only a 2017 wall planner punctuating the coldness of the white walls. A young man - mid thirties maybe - sits back into a swivel chair. In his hands are four … Continue reading Lego City Magazine – Issue 4
From today until March 4th (or while stocks last), you'll get a free 30356 Lego Hotdog Stand when you purchase any Lego City Set. The cart looks far nicer than 2013's 40078 (which was a free gift with the purchase of 10244 Fairground Mixer): And it's also an upgrade on the hotdog cart from 60134 … Continue reading Free Hot Dog Stand with Lego City Sets
It's no secret that I have no interest in Star Wars, and that the extent of my knowledge of Star Wars Lego is that it uses Lego bricks. However, there is a set (exclusively available to buy from today in Ireland), which has caught my interest. 75200 Ahch-To Island Training depicts a scene from the … Continue reading 75200 Ahch-To Island Training