I'll bet January was busy for most AFOL's what with building the (hopefully plentiful!) Lego gifts received for Christmas and maybe even some of Lego's January releases. Well thankfully not everyone was too busy, and lots of great designs were uploaded to Ideas in January - with these three catching my eye. First up is French … Continue reading Lego Ideas – January Pick
Nothing better than checking out Lego Shop@Home for a set you want and finding that it's half price! So of course I bought two. And then had to buy forty odd euros more Lego to get free shipping....but it's still a bargain right!? Get yours before they're gone here.
I'll get straight to the point. This is a great set. Lego Friends Treasure Hunt in Heartlake City is a Lego/DK book/build combo with 103 Lego Pieces, Build Instructions to depict scenes from the story and some real world facts. I think this a great product to really show the possibilities of Lego. Each of … Continue reading Review – Lego/DK Treasure Hunt in Heartlake City
Being an AFOL is expensive. Being an AFOL with a compulsive need to buy at least one Lego thing each week is very bloody expensive, which is why collectable minifigures and polybags are an affordable way to satisfy a Lego fix. #5002113 Lego Friends Beach Hammock Polybag is a 29 piece set which cost €3.99. … Continue reading Review – #5002113 Lego Friends Beach Hammock Polybag
Following on from 2016's more character based seasonal releases like ##40202 Easter Chick and #40203 Vampire & Bat, it's great to see that Lego have brought back seasonal vignettes for 2017. #40236 Romantic Valentine Picnic is available now on Shop@Home. €9.99 gets you 126 pieces, including some interesting ones like the chocolate bar, pineapple and green bottle, … Continue reading Lego Seasonal Vignettes – a welcome return!