LEGO Le Mans Ford GT Sets

LEGO Le Mans Ford GT Sets

Joining the likes of the Audi R8, Corvette Z06 and LaFerrari in LEGO's line of Speed Champion kits for 2107 are two new Ford GTs. Two separate model k...

8 LEGO Sets for Grown Men

8 LEGO Sets for Grown Men

Every person had a favorite toy when they were young. Some of us cherished our bicycles and skateboards. Some of us got down with basketball, football, or soccer. Others were video games nerds. But here at Cool Material, we’re in unanimous agreement—our favorite childhood toy...

Beckett Simonon's Nolan Brogue Boots

Beckett Simonon's Nolan Brogue Boots

Handmade in a small factory in Portugal out of full grain Italian calfskin leather, the Nolan Brogue Boots from Beckett Simonon are a piece of everyday luxury. Not only does the timeless style allow the boots to work in both formal and casual settings, but their build, which is highlighted by a high-quality rubber sole perfect for any weather or terrain, allows them to last for generations. Oh, and that stunning leather? It’s finished by hand with shea butter and natural carnauba wax and will only look better with age. Each pair is made-to-order so Beckett Simonon can pass savings on to you.

Working LEGO Roller Coaster Kit

Working LEGO Roller Coaster Kit

If you love roller coasters and LEGO as much as we do, pay attention because The Cyclone lets you build a roller coaster with LEGO bricks. Designed and engineered by the team at CoasterDynamix, The Cyclone is a block based roller coaster construction set that comes with everythin...

MOC Nation Is Making Custom LEGO Sets

MOC Nation Is Making Custom LEGO Sets

If you're an adult fan of LEGO (that's AFOL), you've probably experimented making creations of your own with varying levels of success. Now, thanks to the guys at MOC Nation, you'll be able to craft the perfect human skull, red fox, UFO, bengal tiger and vintage floppy disk. MOC ...

Arrow LEGO Paper Airplane Machineplay

Arrow LEGO Paper Airplane Machine

We've seen people build some pretty impressive things out of LEGO, but this is the first time we've seen a machine, LEGO or otherwise, take a sheet of paper and turn it into an airplane capable of flight. Arrow Electronics commercial proves that anything is possible if you put yo...

Turn Your Head Into a Lego Head

Turn Your Head Into a Lego Head

Born out of a company that 3D printed bones for the medical industry and architectural models for architects and surveyors, Funky 3D Faces is plying their trade and tech to create something a little smaller and far less serious—a 3D-printed version of your head with a 5mm hole ...

Customized LEGO Minifig Portraits of You

Customized LEGO Minifig Portraits of You

It’s probably been a long time since you set foot in a portrait studio, but things like that happen when you have photographer friends and a camera in your pocket. What you probably can’t do is get a custom LEGO mini fig portrait from anywhere other than Two Three Bricks. Bui...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens LEGO Sets

Star Wars: The Force Awakens LEGO Sets

Owning a BB-8 Droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens that will run around and be a little ball of cuteness is great, but we're just as excited about the tie-ins with LEGO. This time around, because there are always LEGO and Star Wars crossovers, we get sets for: Kylo Ren's Comma...

Iconic Logos Digitally Rendered in LEGO

Iconic Logos Digitally Rendered in LEGO

Kamil Piatkowski is a graphic designer from Poznań, Poland, that grew up, like most of us, with LEGO. He decided to combine his two passions by digitally recreating iconic brand logos as if they were made with everyone's favorite toy brick. From FedEx to Batman, and his airness ...

LEGO Ideas Toyota Landcruiser 40 Series Concept

LEGO Ideas Toyota Landcruiser 40 Series Concept

The classic Toyota Landcruiser is an iconic ride that perfectly bridges the gap between the utilitarian and the stylish. This LEGO Ideas submission from Matthew Inman can't be driven around the outback, won't transport cargo and would look awfully funny sitting in your driveway.....

A Visual History of Architecture Told With LEGO

A Visual History of Architecture Told With LEGO

Between the Neoclassical period, Postmodernism and the architect's names you're familiar with, it can be difficult keeping everything straight when it comes to the buildings around you. LEGO, on the other hand, can be as simple as snapping some bricks together to see if your fing...

LEGO Vehicles From Mad Max: Fury Road

LEGO Vehicles From Mad Max: Fury Road

Tom Hardy's performance in Mad Max: Fury Road was excellent, but any actor is going to play second fiddle to apocalyptic vehicles in our book. We have to believe that Flickr user / extraordinary LEGO builder Will feels the same way or he wouldn't have created versions of The Prin...

Customize Your MacBook With LEGO

Customize Your MacBook With LEGO

Pop into any coffee shop and you'll see a gaggle of MacBooks covered in unique stickers. That sort of customization has always been a bit permanent for us. The Brik Case, which is billed as 'The World's Most Customizable MacBook Case,' allows you to cover your cover in LEGO br...

24K Gold-Plated Building Bricks

24K Gold-Plated Building Bricks

We've spent too many hours, days and weeks playing with LEGO over the course of our lives to tell anyone that playing with building bricks is "only for kids." It's not. If you want to display your love of building bricks in a way that's a little more classy than red, green, blue,...