Lego Car

Lego Car

Its easy to get carried away being a fan of Lego, but some Lego fans take it a little too far, take this example,  this care is totally covered in real Lego bricks, not stickers, but the actual solid bricks, you can tell these are real bricks ehn you look at the edges. It looks really cool, but I have to admit, there is something a little too obsessive about it, if it were just a sticker it wouldn’t be so obessive, but then it wouldn’t have that wow factor.I suppose whilst its cool there is the safetly factor of having so much plastic on a car, surely it could all melt.

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George W Bush Lego custom minifig

George W Bush Lego custom minifig

(George W Bush Lego custom minifig b unknown)

The news is full of interesting and funny stories, George Bush getting a shoe thrown at him for example. so no surprise that eventually  some custom minifig maker would make a George W Bush Lego custom minifig with a Lego shoe being directed at him.Nice to know that Lgo fans have a sense of humour.

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Lego Star Wars Custom Minifig Planet Hoth Vignette

Lego Star Wars Custom Minifig Planet Hoth Vignette

(Lego Star Wars Custom Minifig Planet Hoth Vignette by Brickplumber)

Yes, yes, I know this is the second vignette I’ve written about on custom minifig, but lets be clear these Lego vingettes are pretty darn impressive, take this Lego Star Wars Custom Minifig Planet Hoth Vignette by Brick plumber, talk  about dedication and artistic prowess. It’s 5 feet by 10 feet large, and has over 60,000 Lego pieces, took 4 years to make and recently won a star wars building challenge and got featured in the Lego magazine. Pretty impressive.

Despite the scale the details within the vignette are equally impressive, there are 50 real lights, and some remote controlled mechanism, that allows that AT-ATs to deploy Lego minifig storm troopers.

Lego Star Wars Custom Minifig Planet Hoth Vignette detail

As you can see there is no shorteage on minifig size details, not least there are foot prints in the snow, several ‘mini vignettes’ in parts of the vignette, such as the one above, the detail on this Lego Star Wars Custom Minifig Planet Hoth Vignette is so hight that there’s even two types of snow, the un ground up powder (smooth), versus the well trampled rough snow! Check out the rest of this  Lego Star Wars Custom Minifig Planet Hoth Vignette

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Lego fashion accessories

It seems that the fashion crowd have run out of decent ideas and have decided that retro look means digging into their Lego box to find bits and pieces to make fashion accessories out of, suffice to say the only reason they are cool is because they use Lego bricks, but lets be serious for a moment, Lego belongs on the table, its not fashion, and much as I love lego, you would be a serious idiot to wear any of these fashion accessories.

I suppose the good thing is that its cool to see Lego customization appear where you don’t  expect it.

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Cool Lego custom minifig coat hanger

Lego, custom, minifig, coat hanger

(Cool Lego custom minifig coat hanger by unknown)

I really like this MOC, it’s been designed at minifig scale so it’ll fit right in with vignette, its really great to look at this in detail and figure out how it was made, and you have to admit, it’s very accurate!

One thing thats really great is how the minifig torse is useds as hanging jacket, it really brings some life to the object making it look more in situe.

This is one of those items I plan on making for some of the projects I’ve currently got on the go.

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