So, what are you going to buy your kids for Christmas?

By December 11, 2014Blog

Most of us probably began our construction and design interests early in life with a building set under the tree one Christmas morning.

My personal favorite was Meccano – with Lego as a close second. This was something I never really got over. A few Christmases ago I got this:

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This year over the holidays, I am going to build this:

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But – for some truly inspiring and impressive building set action, check out these:

This is a Lego aircraft carrier built by Malle Hawking from 200,000 Lego bricks.

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This is futuristic Japan built for the Build Up Japan Project. It was created by Japanese school children from 1.8 million Lego bricks.

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And my favorite… a 23 ton X-Wing constructed from 5.3 million Lego bricks. You’re welcome.

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