Lego followers and perpetual children—this one’s for you. Lego has created a playful assortment of homeware accessories with a grown-up look. Designed in collaboration with Danish model Room Copenhagen, the gathering contains image frames, wall hangers, guide racks, and desk drawers—all manufactured from wooden. And since that is Lego, the objects are scaled variations of the iconic bricks, which means ...

I got here throughout a captivating story from somebody we’ll name John. We’ll name him that as a result of it’s his identify and he instructed me I can use his actual identify. John is a fan of LEGO and of Star Wars. I can relate. We’ve 4 youngsters and have an entire playroom at our home principally devoted to the LEGO constructions our ...

A lot of the college students that Mindy Bissett teaches in faculties round Little Rock, Arkansas dwell alongside the poverty line in a restricted world that usually stops on the banks of the Arkansas River. So, the thought of changing into a NASA engineer can really feel like science fiction. But, 3 times every week, Bissett guides third and fourth-grade ...

As we head into the vacations, many people are trying ahead to sitting by the hearth with our households and constructing elaborate Lego units collectively. And this 12 months, we are able to costume like Lego figures whereas we do it. [Photo: Target] Goal and Lego simply introduced that they’re collaborating on a collection of practically 300 clothes and different ...

Lego desires to construct a brand new world of youngsters’s play, and it’s beginning by tackling the age-old problem of gender bias in toys. The plastic-brick toy big just lately commissioned a sprawling survey on attitudes towards childhood recreation and future careers for boys versus girls, and even in right now’s ever-more progressive local weather, it recognized some main variations. ...

Lego is wonderful. However in the event you or your children are avid about constructing, you’ll inevitably find yourself with a large pile of bricks, shed from totally different units. Generally that pile appears to be like just like the pure nuggets of creativity. Different occasions, it’s simply a maddening reminder that you’ll by no means, ever get your life ...

Inside a lab in Billund, Denmark, down the street from a Lego manufacturing unit that makes round 100 million bricks and different toy items each day, dozens of supplies scientists and engineers are engaged on one of Lego’s greatest challenges—how to make its toys with out oil-based plastic. By 2030, the corporate goals to make its signature bricks from recycled ...

Now Lego desires in on it. The Scandinavian toy model has unveiled an LGBTQ-themed set referred to as “Everyone Is Awesome.” It goes on sale June 1, the primary day of Satisfaction Month. Reasonably than depicting LGBTQ people or relationships, the toy facilities across the 11 colours of the Satisfaction flag, with bricks and figures in monochromatic colours. It’s a ...

At first blush, Lego’s latest toy looks like the identical brick-building enjoyable you recognize and love. You observe the directions and construct a cute little field to hold round a Lego figurine. However then, issues get bizarre. You’re informed to snap an image of that figurine from the accompanying smartphone app, and, like magic, it involves life on the display ...