We love seeing what folks create with LEGO®. After seeing "¡Three Amigos!", Miss L, in a fit of inspiration, recreated the campfire scene using her own pieces. Seriously, folks. I love the creativity that LEGO® allows for. Do you have your own creation that you would like featured? Use our contact form to let us know, and we can feature your creation here! And, … [Read more...] about Miss L’s creation
We thought it might be fun to show y'all what we part out in a week. Maybe this can be a weekly thing, maybe not... but we present the last week's part outs. Week in Review Each week, we part out sets to add inventory. Some weeks we get several sets parted out, other weeks its only 1 or 2 sets. Much of this depends on how big the set is and how busy we are picking orders. … [Read more...] about Week in Review
In the last section, I talked about hand held accessories, like work tools for the minifigures. At the end, I showed bottles, cups and plates. To continue, I'll focus on what we have for them to eat. If you've watched the LEGO® movie, you know that Frank loves sausages. They can come with a bun too, though that makes them a little large for a figure to hold in hand. … [Read more...] about LEGO® minifigures (pt 4) – Food!
Learning Lego® terminology Lego® uses specific terminology to define the pieces. Most folks know many of the more common terms. There are a slew of terms that bricklink or brickowl uses to categorize pieces that don't always match up to the Lego® terms. And then there are Lego user groups... which, I, Rachael, know even less about. Colors are a whole 'nother issue, which we … [Read more...] about Baseplate versus Plate
Well, it's happened. Year after year the Christmas shopping season moves forward. It used to start at Black Friday, but now there are pre-Black Friday sales - ugh. But all this is very helpful when you're trying to source a lot of sets to part out. Last weekend I bought a lot of sets on specials. A few are still on the way, but most of the haul is here. This isn't … [Read more...] about Christmas Shopping Season