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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 t...

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...

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Make 2016 the year you finally turn that website idea into reality. Don’t worry, you don’t need coding classes or boring textbooks. Squarespace is the website publishing platform that allows anyone to easily create beautiful websites, blogs, portfolios, and e-commerce stores without touching a line of code. Not only that, you’ll get a personal domain and free hosting with every account, apps that allow you to monitor and update your site on the go, a free professional logo, and live support, 24/7. With Cover Pages, you can even create an easy to use single page website. Plus, as a Cool Material reader, you can save 10% off your first purchase with code COOLMATERIAL.

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,...

Incredible LEGO Technic Creations

Incredible LEGO Technic Creations

Its slightly-less-complicated, brick-based older brother might get most of the LEGO love, but the Technic line of LEGOs opens up a whole new world of possibilities filled with differentials, pulleys, electric motors, suspensions, linkages and complex gearing systems. Those types ...

Beautiful LEGO 2 Features Dark LEGO Sculptures

Beautiful LEGO 2 Features Dark LEGO Sculptures

A year ago, Mike Doyle released the book Beautiful LEGO. It was a celebration of LEGO building brilliance and it blew our minds to think people could create these sculptures while we were still building cars that looked like boxes on wheels. Now Doyle is back with Beautiful LEG...

Help Make The LEGO 1969 Chevy Corvette A Reality

Help Make The LEGO 1969 Chevy Corvette A Reality

We interrupt your regularly scheduled programming to talk about breaking news in the world of LEGO. Did you know that there's a LEGO version of Kickstarter called LEGO Ideas? You share your idea on the site and try to gather the support of the community. If you hit 10,000 support...

Simpsons LEGO Set

Simpsons LEGO Set

No matter how you arrange the couch, the new Simpsons LEGO set is about to become your new favorite play thing when you're knocking back a few Duffs. LEGO teamed up with the iconic show to create this first ever Simpsons set. It comes complete with Bart, Lisa, Maggie, Marge, and ...