Tag results for: LEGO

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Star Wars x LEGO Ultimate Collector’s Series: B-Wing Starfighter Kit

LEGO has unveiled the newest addition to the Star Wars range of the brand’s Ultimate Collector Series, the B-Wing Star Fighter (model number 10227) used by rebel forces in Return of the Jedi‘s Battle of Endor. Consisting of 1,486 individual pieces, the finished product measures 26 inches … READ MORE

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Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 Turbofan Jet Engine – Made of 152,455 LEGO Bricks

This week at the Farnborough Airshow in England, Rolls-Royce unveiled the world’s first jet engine constructed entirely out of LEGO bricks. A half-size replica of the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 turbofan jet engine (which typically powers the Boeing 787 Dreamliner), the impressive structure is made up of 152,455 … READ MORE

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LEGO – Building Virtually in Google Chrome

Google has partnered with LEGO to launch a simulator that allows you to build virtual LEGO structures in Chrome. The application, simply titled Build, is the product of a collaborative effort between Google Australia and LEGO. It presents a play set based on a Google map of … READ MORE

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LEGO – Apple Fifth Avenue Flagship Store | By Mr. Attacki

Because both groups have a penchant for things well designed, there are almost no shortage of LEGO MOCs or replicas with Apple related theme. One of the most recent creation would be the one from Mr. Attacki, who not only replicated a Leica M8 Viewfinder Camera recently, … READ MORE

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LEGO – Leica M8 Viewfinder Camera | By Mr. Attacki

Some LEGO builds impress because of their scale and functionality, while others are noteworthy for its high concept. This LEGO Leica M8 Viewfinder Camera by Mr. Attacki — aka H.Y. Leung — might be less ambitious in terms of size, but it’s still striking in terms of … READ MORE

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Marks & Caride Residence – Stairway Railing Made of LEGO Bricks | By I-BEAM Design Architecture

For those living in New York City, spaces are at a premium, even more so today than a decade ago. A reason why Melissa Marks and Vincente Caride took a “hands-on” approach when they decided to renovate their loft apartment in the Chelsea neighborhood. Together with I-BEAM … READ MORE

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LEGO – Star Wars x M.C. Escher “Relativity” | By Paul Vermeesch

It takes a special kind of creative mind to view M.C. Escher’s “Relativity” and think “This would make a great Star Wars LEGO model.” In this particular case, the mind belongs to 16-year-old Paul Vermeesch, who took six months and anywhere between 2,000 to 3,000 bricks to … READ MORE

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Reebok Pump Made From LEGO | By Alex Jones

Alex Jones, a.k.a. Orion Pax, is a LEGO fanatic, building everything from animals to movie scenes using his favorite blocks. Jones worked on a commissioned piece for legendary Austrian rapper Kamp One, forming a very realistic Reebok Pump from scratch. Though not life-size, this sneaker is large … READ MORE

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LEGO – Mega Summer Concert Stage | By sssteinberg

We’ve showcased some incredible LEGO creations over the past couple of months, from a fully functional 1:8.5 scale version of a Land Rover Defender 110 to towering models of some of the world’s most recognizable buildings. Joining the pantheon of LEGO builds is this massive outdoor concert … READ MORE

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LEGO Team GB Minifigures – 2012 Summer Olympics London

With just 65 days left till the Opening Ceremony of London 2012 Games, LEGO honors the men and women of Team GB with a collectable Team GB Minifigures. Available on in the UK, the set highlights athletes from nine different sports, all in variation of the Team … READ MORE

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LEGO CUUSOO Land Rover Defender 110 | By Sheepo

Sheepo is the moniker of a civil engineering student from Madrid, Spain, who’s built something akin to a LEGO masterpiece: a fully-functional 1:8.5 scale version of the Land Rover Defender 110. Operated by remote control, the toy vehicle has a five-speed gearbox, transfer case offering four-wheel or … READ MORE