21329: LEGO Ideas Fender Stratocaster Set Review
Sep07

21329: LEGO Ideas Fender Stratocaster Set Review

Just about all sets to be released under the LEGO® Ideas banner come from fan designers uploading their creations and getting 10,000 votes. In recent years, Contests have offered a unique way to gather fan-created content. After a few smaller projects have been transformed into GWPs, the set which is the focus of this review is the first to be released after being featured in a LEGO Ideas Contest. Back in 2020 LEGO Ideas ran the...

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40487: LEGO Ideas Sailboat Adventure Review
Aug17

40487: LEGO Ideas Sailboat Adventure Review

As well as offering budding builders the chance to have their LEGO creations become buyable sets, LEGO Ideas has also branched out to craft smaller promotional sets. In recent years these have included a Space Rocket Ride and a Vintage Car. The latest set to join the LEGO Ideas GWP line-up is the Sailboat Adventure. Back in 2020, LEGO fans were tasked with creating a set that was inspired by the holidays themed for a LEGO Ideas...

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21328: Seinfeld LEGO Ideas Set Review
Jul15

21328: Seinfeld LEGO Ideas Set Review

LEGO® Ideas has become a great way for fans of various TV shows to share their fandom via the medium of the brick. So far there have been Ideas sets based on Adventure Time, FRIENDS and Big Bang Theory. The latest LEGO Ideas set shared a similar style to the latter two of those sets. Although I must admit that the subject of this latest set is a little odd. Seinfeld first hit screens in 1989, and throughout the 90s enjoyed popularity...

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Hands-on With LEGO Ideas Typewriter
Jun28

Hands-on With LEGO Ideas Typewriter

I have the privilege of being offered a number of upcoming LEGO® sets to review. That often means the sets I buy for myself sit unbuilt for a long time. I recently picked up the latest LEGO Ideas set, and couldn’t wait so I cracked it open to give it a build. Now a typewriter may not seem like a great source of inspiration for a LEGO set but I can assure you it is unlike anything else. All these weird and wonderful buildable...

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21326: Winnie The Pooh LEGO Ideas Set Review
May06

21326: Winnie The Pooh LEGO Ideas Set Review

LEGO® Ideas has fast become the most varied and inventive of the current LEGO themes. The 34th fan project to become an official LEGO set is based on the classic English tale of Pooh Bear and his Hundred Acre Wood chums. Pooh first had a rumbly in his tumbly back in the 1920s, in A. A. Milne’s book, with Pooh’s adventures lovely brought to life through E. H. Shepard’s beautiful illustrations. Many will also know of...

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LEGO Ideas Building The Pirates Of Barracuda Bay
May17

LEGO Ideas Building The Pirates Of Barracuda Bay

Over the years the stable of LEGO® themes has grown vastly and across these themes, LEGO Designers have showcased their creative spark immensely. But there is one theme that really shows how creative you can be with LEGO bricks. LEGO Ideas started as a simple way for LEGO fans to show off their build skills, with the possibility of getting their design turned into a LEGO set. For over 10 years there has been a steady flow of great...

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21321: LEGO Ideas International Space Station Set Review
Jan21

21321: LEGO Ideas International Space Station Set Review

Back in 2019, the LEGO® Ideas platform, previously known as CUUSOO, celebrated its 19th anniversary. To mark the occasion, a number of past project, which had reached 10,000 supporters but ultimately didn’t make it past the official review, were brought back for a special fan vote. Each project could once again be voted for, with the one with the most votes guaranteed to become an official LEGO Ideas set. One project was...

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