Tag: toys

The wonderful things you can build with Lego

Enter the Lego exoskeleton When building a flashy human exoskeleton, Lego is not the first building material that springs to mind.  Perhaps it should be, as this man demonstrates!   Photo by _nash

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What girls really want

A cautionary comic tale about interchangeable toy building blocks and gender prejudice. Photo by ricardoduplos

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Playmobil paintings

This is a delightful take on some classic works of art: http://www.thepoke.co.uk/2015/01/07/playmobil-vs-classic-paintings/

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Lego Easter Eggs

Carrying on with Thing of the Day’s obsession with Lego, we wondered if anyone was making Lego Easter eggs. Of course there is! http://hilug.org/?p=351 You still have time to make yours. Happy Easter! Photo by TooMuchDew

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Dinovember

Our thanks to S for finding this gem: https://medium.com/thoughts-on-creativity/6f4cb1886d41

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Lego Librarians

All good fun?  Or a pandering to stereotypes?! https://mrlibrarydude.wordpress.com/2013/07/24/image-public-perception-and-lego-librarians/ let us know.

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Lego Good Friday

We often find Lego things to post to TOTD from around the web, but this is more locally produced. A colleague has had one of their children creating an Easter ‘scene’ in a ‘basket’ and this was their contribution. Jesus

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pop-up Lego book

If you thought yesterday’s skittle sorting machine was clever, this is a work of pure genius: (Our thanks to Roo for both these items)

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Lego studio

We knew we were fairly keen on Lego here at TOTD, see our tag cloud for evidence of that.  But the only Lego the Library actually had was recently stolen sadly.  However, our enthusiasm is clearly totally outshone by occasional

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LOTR LEGO

TOTD loves LEGO! TOTD loves Lord of the Rings! Therefore how can we not love Lord of the Rings LEGO? http://www.theonering.net/torwp/2012/01/30/53265-for-your-exclusive-viewing-pleasure-lego-lord-of-the-rings-horribly-cute-bad-guys/

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