One of the things I've really enjoyed doing on BrickLink is building some classic LEGO sets that you just can't get any longer, especially Space themed sets from the early 80's. Here I'll walk through the process of creating a BrickLink wishlist for all the pieces you need - it's easier than you'd think. The first step is to decide what set you're rebuilding. I'm … [Read more...] about Rebuilding Classic LEGO sets
I've been asked many times about how I track our inventory of LEGO® elements. The fast answer is "very carefully". The real answer is a little longer. The "primary" inventory of what we have is kept via BrickLink. As I write this, that's a total of 266,086 items currently listed for sale, so there's a lot to keep track of. What about new inventory? New inventory gets … [Read more...] about BrickStock
People often ask me, "why did you start a LEGO business?" There are two answers to this question. The pious answer is that we always wanted a small business in the house, so that when it came time to teach a variety of market-related concepts (supply and demand, value/wealth/money/currency, accounting, etc.) we had a natural way to teach these things. Perhaps the more honest … [Read more...] about Why Are We Here?