Learn How AFOLs Became Designers At LEGO House
Nov18

Learn How AFOLs Became Designers At LEGO House

The LEGO Group has many amazingly creative people working for it and they come from all aspects of life. But there are a handful of LEGO® Designers who started out as AFOL. Their passion for the brick has helped them to get a job at LEGO and create some great sets. Next year a trio of LEGO Designers, who started as AFOLs, will be taking part in an event at LEGO House in Billund. The special evening will unite Mark John Stafford,...

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LEGO Big Builds At Disney’s Frozen II Premiere
Nov15

LEGO Big Builds At Disney’s Frozen II Premiere

A few days ago the world premiere of Disney’s Frozen II took place in Los Angeles. As well as hosting stars of the upcoming animated sequel, the red carpet also featured a number of LEGO® Big Builds. Three characters from the film were recreated with a number of LEGO bricks. These included Elsa, Anna and Summer loving Snowman Olaf. I have tried to get images of just the builds but unfortunately the only ones currently available...

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New Birmingham LEGO Store Gets Opening Date
Nov14

New Birmingham LEGO Store Gets Opening Date

The new Birmingham LEGO® store will open its doors on Thursday 21st November. When the store opens next week it will boost interactive features such has a Which Minifigure Are You? scanner, Pick-a-brick wall and Build A Minifigure station. Plus the store will be the first to feature dynamic lighting and a ‘digital ribbon’ above shelves which will feature unique content. The store will get it’s official Grand Opening...

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Shildon Brick Show Takes Place This Weekend
Nov14

Shildon Brick Show Takes Place This Weekend

This weekend the Shildon Brick Show is back at Locomotion in Durham. Hosted in conjunction with Brick Alley LEGO® User Group, the show will feature a wide range of impressive LEGO displays and things to buy. You’ll be blown away by incredibly detailed MOCs, built by talented LEGO fans from around the UK. You’ll also be able ti unleash your creativity in the brick pits, take part in speed build challenges and test your...

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LEGO Float Set To Take Part In Macy’s Parade
Nov10

LEGO Float Set To Take Part In Macy’s Parade

For over 90 years the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade as wowed with its impressive array of floats and giant balloons. This years parade will have also feature a float from the LEGO Group dubbed The Brick-changer. The float will be inspired by the current global ad campaign “Rebuild The World”. A giant turkey-dragon hybrid will dominate a colourful landscape of bricks, to show how from the strangest of ideas amazing...

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LEGO Rebuilds Christmas At The Savoy Hotel
Nov06

LEGO Rebuilds Christmas At The Savoy Hotel

This festive season, The LEGO Group will be taking creative control of the Christmas decorations at The Savoy with the Twelve Rebuilds of Christmas. From Monday 18th November, those staying at The Savoy will experience LEGO® decorations and festivities with a difference, including a 10 foot dragon Christmas tree, a reimagined mode of transport for Santa Claus and a choir singing a creative rendition of The Twelve Days of Christmas. As...

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At The LEGO Originals Launch Event
Nov01

At The LEGO Originals Launch Event

In the extremely early hours of Friday morning I donned by BricksFanz shirt and headed off to the big smoke for the LEGO® Originals press launch event. Set with the Seven Dials area of London, for two days only a special pop-up art gallery has appeared to showcase an all-new product range from the LEGO Group and ROOM Copenhagen. LEGO Originals is an high-end product line, which has debuted with the Wooden Minifigure. The Basis of the...

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