LEGO Star Wars has become a hugely successful theme, with a wide range of sets for play and display to excite fans of all ages. Even size can be limiting when young but a great idea for when they are older and have plan of building more complex things they wish to build. I also left out all the wheels, windshields, seats and steering wheels. A small display of lego only is all we allow as he is expected to do dusting himself (which he hates) and this also means minimum distraction when he’s getting ready for school or supposed to be doing chores. It took two months, 1,000 Lego pieces and 1,500 photographs to create it. It's so addictive collecting these minifigures and I currently have close to 50. a low figure compared to yours :) Since 2014 offering the best solutions to your Lego® Minifigures collections. Sorting by color is easiest if you try to rebuild a lego set because you can look at the back page of the manual to see what pieces you need and if you are missing any. I agree with you though, Sara, this seems to be the most logical way to sort and I’ve really been considering this. By size I think is the practical Soloution as if you need a 2 red its in the 2 drawer 4 blue in 4 drawer et Al Amazing blog! Properties such as Star Wars, for example, benefited from the restart of the movie franchise and the fact that people who loved Star … It’s a super LEGO Star Wars gift idea for adult fans and offers a testing challenge for experienced LEGO builders, with the familiar shape and authentic details of the helmet beautifully recreated using LEGO bricks. Lego storage ideas that’ll keep your child’s room tidy, whilst ensuring their Lego is still easily accessible. My boys like to sort by colour and by size, it makes it easier to find the small pieces when building the complicated things apparently. We purchased the coordinating rolling trundle bed that slides under my son’s twin bed, but we intentionally didn’t buy the mattress for it. A Filing Cabinet for Lego. Works great!! I love the lego bags that double as playmats, and the various huge totes work really well too. Lego An abbreviation of two Danish words ‘leg’ and ‘godt’, meaning ‘play well’, LEGO was founded in 1932 by Ole Kirk Kristiansen, who set about creating wooden toys. I’ve downloaded all of the direction booklets from the Lego site onto my ipad. This set is made with 49 bricks. My site is http://www.faithandcolor.com. 3. A Filing Cabinet for Lego. Shared by: Sabine G – these drawers are also good for storing the books and lego plates. I was thinking I might set up a designated lego area, I wanted to have a seated area they can put their legs under for better posture and have a display area for their new creations. Asking questions are actually nice thing if you are not understanding anything completely, but this I suggest shallow stackable tubs for young kids they are light for them to move and place out around them on the floor or on a table, also being shallow allows them to see the pieces without emptying out. Because your collection deserves the best display. I sort it out about every two years in stead, leaving it to total chaos in between. Shared by: Fyona R – this Lego table is very cool! The display has working trains and many tiny details, ... Gail Meagher has been creating little versions of buildings since she was given her first Lego set about two decades ago. Since 2014 offering the best solutions to your Lego® Minifigures collections. Get real! Must be 18 years or older to purchase online. It seems we are in the minority, we sort by piece size, so we have a bin for the pieces that are 1×1, 2×1, add up to 3 or 4, flat, people, accessories etc. So we broke it down into tubs as colours. Build and display a LEGO clone of one of the galaxy’s deadliest bounty hunters with this Boba Fett Helmet (75277) model kit! I’ve been looking into ways to organize our lego’s and have asked the kids their ideas. That is certainly how I would want them stored, if it were my craft materials we were talking about! Older kids have a lot of gray Legos. Which type is the one that Paulette E has in her image? We do. They enjoy finding stuff as they sort at the start, but when they are finished they just want to run off. The small sorted pieces are best when trying to rebuild a Lego set. Some great ideas!! Sorting Lego can be a big job, but it’s so worth it! Also, in school holidays I allocate a space in the rumpus for him to set up his entire range into a LEGO CITY. Regards! 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