this gives a bigger display area on top….. We don’t have ikea in cairns and I am thinking this is the best option for us as we start our lego journey with Mr 5. i can’t believe the size of some of these collections! Shared by: Samantha M – storage tubs with dividers that fit under the bed (Howards Storage World sell something very similar). Display Cabinet For Lego – The cabinets may be installed on your own or you might employ a professional contractor to do the installation task for you. Happy to share images but just find us on Facebook & Instagramme as Legograndad. Im doing the lego table, where do we print or buy the graphics? Some great ideas!! He has the same preference as yours, meaning the mixed legos. The XKCD website is really fun. I share a daily dose of domestic advice to make life simpler and tidier. Because that would have lasted 10 MINUTES in our house,lol. It was good to read all your comments. Sounds cool, although it might be a bit fragile(?…). How do you display it? Shared by: Jessica L – Ikea expedit shelf  and Ikea samla tubs, sorted by colour. Orbital paths indicate the positions of the Saturn V, the Command Service Module, and Lunar Excursion Module at each critical stage of the mission. We spent hours rebuilding sets (mostly driven by Mum – no I wasn’t juggling zillions of things) so our lounge room was dominated by lego for about 3 months- it wasn’t always fun and often we would say to the kids that each person needed to rebuild one set per evening for a few days. What kid really wants to sort into colours and sizes? I remember when my son used to mix all his Lego together, and then suddenly he started wanting to sort and organise it. According to the latest update at the LEGO Ambassador Forum, more stock should be coming in November, however it’s not clear if that is going to be enough to both fulfill backorders and new purchases. Finally, a build to display your precious Minifigures! But there’s an easier option. This genius idea from City Bee Studio would be perfect in a kid’s room, or really just about anywhere you’d like to add an element of vintage charm. Continue play anywhere, in any way The BYGGLEK LEGO collection is a range of play storage solutions that create more room for play in the everyday. Then the other boys have their own collections and then there are the ones I […] And yes, I have tried. Thank You. by Martin Storbeck. But then it was already out of stock again when I checked on it last night, so had to re-write it a bit. We have another box with assorted vehicle type things like wheels and windshields. My son is crazy about Lego and every time when he gets an A at school I buy him a small Lego set. And you might also like to check out the following related posts: The poster ideas are simple to execute and look really great. If I get completed LOL. Tkanx for a great thread here:-), Hi I just posted a great way to organize legos as well. Sorting by colour just doesn’t work – especially when you are looking for the 1×1 flats or smaller – much better to sort by size (the way I’ve sorted my (son’s) collection…) and colour is a lot harder than it used to be…. How do you sort a mass of gray Legos!? Room Copenhagen Lego Mini Figure Display Case 16, Lego Box Check Latest Price If you fancy yourself a bit of a collector or you just have a few Lego figures that you don’t want to just keep exposed on a shelf, this cool transparent Lego display case might be the most perfect thing for you. We don’t sort by color, but do by sort by type of piece. The boxes easily find harmony with your home so the creations can be put on display, keeping the story alive until the next play time. My kids seem to keep some sets in sistema clip lock containers, but we have an abundance of mixes stuff in an under bed box. The small sorted pieces are best when trying to rebuild a Lego set. From time to time, I have sorted ll his LEGOS out, tried both by colour and size, but he cannot find out to organize it back, when he cleans it up again. Since then, many more genius Lego storage ideas have been born, and I am excited to now share all your fantastic ideas as well as a few new ones I’ve discovered too! Actually makes packing up the lego easier because next time he knows where to find what he needs. I don’t think sorting is important. Thanks in advance! Please? Shared by: Kirsten W – Home made lego table, tubs from Big W. Shared by: Sarah N – This is a very organised nook, again Ikea Trofast system. Each drawer has its own colour. Hi Melanie, I have some labels for lego available in my shop: But with 3 kids now aged 25, 18 and 15 I have GOT to ask – were the photos of the dozens of trays and drawers perfectly sorted by color and type taken right after mom finished setting that system up? Sounds interesting and I can’t wait to see what you have come up with. Brandi is going to add wheels, a top with lego boards and add labels to the tubs. As you get more lego add more cubes and more sheets. Design ideas and inspiration ... Large 110+ Lego Men / Legos / Mini Figures Minifigures / Display Case Cabinet - Lockable - 98% UV Protection - Lockable sfDisplay. Thanks a lot for sharing the way I can storage all of these Lego parts.Storage Hanworth Ltd. Any idea what Pauline E used for her set? We also have the manuals in one and a box and a box that works well. It’s funny how we need to change the way we sort the Lego as our children’s way of playing with it changes. Lego storage ideas that’ll keep your child’s room tidy, whilst ensuring their Lego is still easily accessible. Shared by: Fyona R – this Lego table is very cool! I can be a little disorganised sometimes . Try a bed sheet in a big Rubbermaid tote! Pool noodle is placed at the end so no tiny lego pieces fall out. Ikea Ribba Frame. I started buying us lego last Christmas and I put it all in one tub to start with. The Minifigure Shelf by Philip Miller Furniture allows you to display your minifigures or small LEGO creations on a wall. It seems his mind prefers the caos of a mixed tub and is inspired to create as he sifts through various lego. Here is a way to theme their shelves so they look like giant bricks! The poster is free to download and print out at, or you can also purchase it already printed for a very reasonable price at the store. These are massive collections – my boy is only 4 and I can imagine in 10 years time his will be this size. This full glass cabinet puts your collection front and centre and will make you burst with Lego pride! We use trofast 9 small bins for now and have colours (some are merged and some on their own. Surprisingly stores a lot and the small compartments are great. Cars being my favourite. Shared by: Melissa A – Ikea Trofast sorted by colour. Other people prefer to display it vertically in various ways. I love that idea for storing kits and have yet to find them that size! As a result, if you believe that any display cabinet would do, then you have to think again. I bought 2 haven’t used the 2nd one yet. Let your kids initiate sorting if they want to. Skip to main content Notifications. Saw this video that makes them portable and able to store away when needed. And I really don’t like the idea that it takes me two hours to sort it out every time they have played with it, so I don’t. on everything. Like others, we initially sorted by colors but that doesn’t inspire my grandson. My little kid loves Lego and I usually find them scattered all over the house and I have to pick them up before somebody steps on them and get hurt. We currently just have the yellow lego holder which if not done up correctly opens when daughter drags it out (which is nearly everytime) with two boys on the way I am expecting that Lego will be everywhere!! The plastic storage boxes are from Bunnings. A Filing Cabinet for Lego. Eliminates all those manuals that either rip apart or get lost. Some good Lego storage options here but this is the ultimate Lego storage solution if you ask me. From shop sfDisplay ... because here they come. Especially star wars LEGO contains millions of strangely shaped bits that are impossible to do anything with. Shared by: Debb S – using the Ikea Dilling container (which fits perfectly under beds). Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind! The fun is in sorting through it to build something NOT when cleaning up! It seems like every time it gets back in stock, it’s only for a few hours. Is it paper or made with material? Its the same with the other children. The colours were mixed. 9 commercial 48" glass displays, LED lighting, smart strips to control the illumination and tons and tons of LEGO … Shared by: Leanne S  – great lego area on wheels. . How creative! Remote controlled LEGO Technic type trucks, LEGO Ideas Medieval Blacksmith Press-Release. LEGO IDEAS. They frame the Saturn V very well. This in-depth LEGO Storage Guide will help you understand your LEGO collection, find the best way to organize your LEGO bricks, and discover the best LEGO storage for your home and budget. This elegant custom-made display box was made by LEGO fan jdiknight92, and there are many other similar solutions. Hopefully, LEGO will be able to catch up with demand, and fans can buy the set before it gets retired. No more loose or torn pages scattered around! Shared by: Kirrily H – Purpose built Lego area built on top of bunk beds, strong wood supports both adult and child. I was thinking I might set up a designated lego area, I wanted to have a seated area they can put their legs under for better posture and have a display area for their new creations. These carts are available at officeworks (Australia) and can be white or black drawers. The #21309 LEGO Ideas NASA Apollo Saturn V has been out of stock from pretty much the day it became briefly available back in June. I can’t see my kids growing out of lego anytime soon. See more ideas about lego, lego display, lego room. Put all the lego sets mixed in together in the middle. Asking questions are actually nice thing if you are not understanding anything completely, but this Shared by: Gabrielle B T – The ones that stay intact once built are put on a high shelf. LEGO Ninjago 10 Year Anniversary Press-Release. Have tried other ways of sorting in the past, but this way, by size & shape seems to be the most practical, making what’s needed the easiest to find! Easy to pack away & quickly and is portable. After reading your comment, I asked my son. We currently use a bed sheet then gather up and tip into a tub. They do a lower trolley with two colums of 6 drawers also…. And I’m not going to tell you how many because it would be very, very embarrassing. LEGO Vidiyo Mixing LEGO & Music Coming Soon! This Lego tape sticks to the walls, so you can literally leave lego creations hanging off the walls, which is a great way to free up your table and floor space. That’s right there is so many different ways, I also love the idea of sorting by creation. Sandy is going to paint the wooden frame white. The tall carts with clear trays? Expand your options of fun home activities with the largest online selection at Plastic drawer cabinets by Akro-Mils are the top pick for most LEGO enthusiasts in the USA. My kids started off with drawers with specific colors but after a month the drawers were all mixed up again. If you continue, we assume that you agree to receive cookies from this site. You simply pick up the sheet, fold it out on the floor, doing all the playing and building on the floor, then when finished, scoop up the sheet and back into the tub. Firstly basic common shapes were sorted by shape eg basic bricks so there were a few tubs of them. I bought a 5 drawer (which remove easily for accessibility unit from Storage location, but I’m going to need another one soon. Shared by: Pippa S W – Sorted by colour, unit from Kmart a few years ago. Can you share where Rebecca A got the clear plastic buckets? The storage ideas are great, we also sort our into containers at the momment they are in Tupperware containers and was thinking of an idea…. By size I think is the practical Soloution as if you need a 2 red its in the 2 drawer 4 blue in 4 drawer et Al It doesn’t look exactly like Trofast and I love the casters. Easy! 5 year old is the one who plays with them. Now he uses the Kindle to build his sets. , Oh yeah, XKCD, the webcomic. All Rights Reserved. They enjoy finding stuff as they sort at the start, but when they are finished they just want to run off. Living in an apartment with limited space poses lots of challenges for displaying many of my sets so I was stoked to be able just display this standing up. Our sorting method is not as ordered as some but is working well. and there is no lego mats on it …. Shared by: Brandi M – Duplo storage, work in progress. At the moment though we are using a 4 tiered fishing tackle box. There are so many options out there that I’m totally confused .. What do you think? I think the play mat storage idea is the best. Although our range has increased and needs a reorder with bigger boxes – but I’m waiting for the next round of birthdays before I do that! This poster shows the flight path that took Apollo Astronauts to the moon and back. Don’t sort, it limits creativity! LODIY Acrylic Display Case for Lego 21319 Ideas Central Perk Friends - Dustproof Display Case (NOT Included Lego Model) (2mm) 3.4 out of 5 stars 13 £29.99 £ 29 . They also have the multicoloured drawers but are not ‘lego specific’ colours. Shared by: Tash L – sistema plastic boxes to store Lego pieces. Place into a cube shaped tub the same volume as the amount of lego. they look like small organisers you may find in the tool section at a hardware store. If you have the #10213 LEGO Shuttle Adventure set from 2010, it is an almost perfect match to the #21309 LEGO Ideas NASA Apollo Saturn V, as demonstrated by LEGO fan ZxZxQ in the picture above. DIY Shelf for Lego Creations. Is that even possible? He just put them together and then refused to do more with them, because they might break. When I'm not in the workshop I can be found building Lego. Mix it all in together and let them be creative! We are preparing our showroom with full force! I also downloaded the KREO and Mega Blocks manuals. Sounds very practical and doable. Disclosure Policy  |  Privacy Policy, I'm getting loads of questions asking how to label, If Mondays were shoes, they'd be Crocs. Might look into this myself. I have bought extra bricks of normal 2 by 4, extra doors and windows and wheels, to somehow inspire to construct new things. My eldest son was mad about Starwars lego and have practically the whole collection (very generous grandparents). The kids or an uptight mom? If you have the set already, these examples will hopefully give you some inspiration. Also he doesn’t play with it everyday now. Jan 13, 2018 - Explore Michael Craven's board "lego display case" on Pinterest. I’m a lego nanny rediscovering her love of lego. Would you recommend starting with a free platform like WordPress or Shared by: Amy S – Hubby built a table into the corner for the city of Lego. Actually, I’m not sure that we could even come up with an accurate count. Sep 30, 2017 - Explore Stephanie Burton's board "LEGO DISPLAY", followed by 388 people on Pinterest. I love this idea! Shared by: Paulette E – Ikea units on castors to roll out to living area when friends come over and roll back to their room so baby can’t eat them. That is certainly how I would want them stored, if it were my craft materials we were talking about! We sold half of our collection and bought a trampoline – the overwhelming collection was too big to find anything . We also have separate boxes for heads/bodies/weapons/wierd pieces At that point, if you/they sort at all, it would be by function. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sorry, no pretty pictures, just practical advice from a Lego mom whose engineers are all grown up, building and designing real stuff! As you can see, there are a many different ways to display the #21309 LEGO Ideas NASA Apollo Saturn V and there are plenty of ideas to choose from, whether you want to display it vertically or horizontally. Vote for LEGO Classic Theme for 90th Anniversary Set! Thank you – what a wonderful post, so helpful! Shared by: Pippa S W – Sorted by colour, but we like to keep “sets” together as much as possible in zip lock bags with the booklets in them. Fast & Free shipping on many items! Hi Lego Grandad, Wow I love that sound of that and will take a look at your page now. This is a simple and effective way to sort Lego into colours, heads, arms etc –  a dream storage space for the child who is pretty particular about his colour combinations. Perfect timing, my little man just had his birthday and got Lego galore. Hi. Figures wheels speciality bits in a couple of drawers, the fun is finding the solution… The missing piece… Shared by: Jane I – Homemade lego play track. 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