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Brick Breakdown: Technic Forest Machine

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(Written by William) For the past few years, I’ve been dipping my toes into what LEGO Technic has to offer. All the big LEGO Creator Fairground sets that I like so much have a heavy dose of gears, axles, and other working parts that really showcase what a well-engineered LEGO set is capable of. Combining […]

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Brick Breakdown: LEGO Gingerbread House

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(Written by William) With the winter holiday season upon us, it’s time to arrange and display the LEGO Winter Village sets. This year, the #10267 LEGO Winter Village Gingerbread House takes us to the whimsy side, just like the #10245 LEGO Winter Village Santa’s Workshop did back in 2014. New neighbors have moved into the […]

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LEGO inspirations for Thanksgiving

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Happy Thanksgiving! Hope you have a wonderful time with friends, family, or just some peaceful downtime for yourself. If you plan to include LEGO activities in your day, how about building something related to Thanksgiving? To give you some ideas, you can take inspiration from official LEGO Thanksgiving sets. Let’s take a look. 🙂 There […]

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Tips for reversing the direction of LEGO studs

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(Written by Geneva – gid617) Have you ever wished that you had a LEGO brick with studs on both sides? Or a brick with anti-studs on both sides? That happens to me a lot, and I thought I’d share with you some of the techniques I use most frequently to connect studs to studs or […]

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Identify LEGO parts with PIQABRICK

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There is an interesting LEGO-related product on Kickstarter right now that I thought our readers might be interested in. PIQABRICK was made for LEGO fans, especially those with large LEGO collections and those who regularly buy/sell at LEGO marketplaces like BrickLink.com and BrickOwl.com. PIQABRICK basically allows you to quickly identify LEGO pieces by placing them […]

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LEGO Creativity Notebook Sets – great gifts!

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There are some really interesting officially licensed LEGO bundles on Amazon right now that I haven’t seen sold anywhere else yet. The LEGO Creativity Notebook Sets include a premium, LEGO-themed notebook, a LEGO-themed gel pen, and a polybag with a small LEGO set. Three of the polybags are collectible Star Wars sets, which makes these […]

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Brick Breakdown: LEGO Harley-Davidson

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(Written by William) I must admit that being legally blind I wouldn’t have thought that the LEGO Creator Expert vehicles would have much appeal for me. But truth be told, more times than not they are amazing building experiences. And the #10269 LEGO Creator Harley-Davidson Fat Boy in particular took me for a ride. Before […]

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LEGO set mash-up: combined amusement park

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(Written by Geneva – gid617) If you’ve been following my LEGO set mash-up series, then you know that I’ve been combining LEGO sets from different themes and building amusement park rides (see links at the end of this post). Naturally, the next thing to do is to combine the mash-ups in one large LEGO amusement […]

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Brick Breakdown: LEGO Ghost Train Express

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(Written by William) Riding the high from the #70425 LEGO Hidden Side Newbury Haunted High School set we reviewed last week (Brick Breakdown: LEGO Haunted High School), I was eager to build the #70424 LEGO Hidden Side Ghost Train Express. As I mentioned in the previous review, I don’t have a compatible device for the […]

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LEGO set mash-up: Toy Story, Unikitty & more!

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(Written by Geneva – gid617) If you read my previous articles in this series, you know that I have been working on several LEGO amusement park mash-up projects by combining sets from different themes (see links at the end of this post). So far, we discussed mixing sets from LEGO Friends and LEGO Ninjago, LEGO […]

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