Dutch builder Stephan Niks goes under the skin of a minifigure with his Lego Ideas build - Anatomini. A supersized minifigure (43.2cm!) showing what could be underneath the ABS. It was great to virtually catch up with Stephan for a chat about Anatomini, and I started by asking him where on earth he came up … Continue reading Anatomini!
Blacktron, M:Tron, Futuron (with its Monorail...swoons)....Space Police....boy, the 80's and 90's certainly were the golden age of Space themed Lego. Since then the Lego Space eh space, seems to have been filled by the Star Wars franchise, however there's still a lot of love out there for Classic Space. Space Pod is a Lego Ideas project by … Continue reading Lego Ideas Space Pod Project
Do you ever see something that you never knew existed and wonder how you ever lived without it? Okay maybe that's just me, but that's how I feel about this project from Lego Ideas. Brick Build Minifigure - by aukbricks A 40cm Lego minifigure!! Oh and by the way - it's poseable!!! It does remind … Continue reading Lego Ideas – June Pick
Well Brickheadz certainly seem to be proving popular with builders because May saw a lot of Brickheadz projects uploaded to Lego Ideas - some good, some not so good; but my Lego Ideas pick for May is Ice Age Manny by birkicch I love the detailing on this build - the curved slopes do a great job of depicting … Continue reading Lego Ideas – May Pick
Lego has just released official images and a release date for Ideas Winner The Old Fishing Store. It looks pretty true to the original so designer RobenAnne should be really chuffed. I'm so glad that Lego haven't skimped on anything - I genuinely think that this looks gorgeous, and judging by these images from the … Continue reading #21310 Old Fishing Store – Official Pictures & Description
April brought not one, but two Gilmore Girls projects to Lego Ideas - and that's got me feeling all First up Stars Hollow Gazebo by MrsBrickKnight. Lots of the main characters are included: Lorelai and Rory of course, and also Taylor Doose, Kirk, Miss Patty, Luke, Sookie, Jackson and the town's Troubadour. There's loads … Continue reading Lego Ideas – Gilmore Girls
I couldn't just pick just one standout project for March, so here are three that I think are all worthy of becoming a Lego Ideas set. First up is Sleepaway Camp Cabin. Sleepaway Camp Cabin by Beebs042 really is a fab little set, and would be ready to hit the shelves just as it is. … Continue reading Lego Ideas – March 2017 Pick(s)
Okay so there's 3 days left in the month, but for reasons I'm getting this in early! And it's probably with good reason because not 1 but 2 projects have already caught my eye on Lego Ideas this month. First up is this beauty - Big Steam Tractor by Mr_Kleinstein Gorgeous isn't it? Technic is generally … Continue reading Lego Ideas – November Pick
October has been an exciting month for Lego Ideas, with the announcement of the latest review winner as the fantastic Old Fishing Store and also the release of another Ideas winner - the Yellow Submarine Set . My pick of the submissions this month is the Flintstones set by Bartos. I think looks wise this is … Continue reading Lego Ideas – October Pick
A beautiful building, and a worthy winner in my opinion. A bit different to the approved Ideas projects we've seen so far like The Big Bang Theory, Wall E and Dr. Who. It's going to be interesting to see how Lego adapt this for commercial release. The designer Robert Bontenbal (RobenAnne on Ideas), has done … Continue reading Lego Ideas Review Winner – The Old Fishing Store!