How did the LEGO Friends creators join the LEGO Group?

Blocks magazine is celebrating 10 years of LEGO Friends by speaking to the design professionals behind the theme – find out how they started their careers at the LEGO Group. In Issue 88 of Blocks, the LEGO magazine for fans,…

Enjoy a LEGO magazine celebration of Friends in Blocks 88

LEGO Friends is celebrating the theme’s 10th anniversary this year and Blocks has a LEGO magazine to mark the occasion that you won’t want to miss. It was 10 years ago that LEGO Friends launched as a new theme for…

The best details in the LEGO Friends 2022 sets

With 2022 upon us, there's a whole new wave of LEGO sets for fans to enjoy. LEGO Friends is back, with more adventures for the residents of Heartlake City as the theme celebrates its 10th anniversary. The line-up of new…

The best LEGO Friends mini-dolls – from magicians to skiers

Blocks picks out the very best mini-dolls from the LEGO Friends theme, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary. With the introduction of LEGO Friends came a brand new style of LEGO figure – the mini-doll. While the mini-doll was met…

Can LEGO mini-dolls and minifigures coexist? 

LEGO Friends, and the mini-dolls that were introduced with it, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Now the characters have been around for 10 years, can they peacefully coexist with minifigures? This year marks the 10 year anniversary of…

Which LEGO themes paved the way for LEGO Friends?

LEGO Friends is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The real-world theme originally focused on girls, to bring more children into the creative world of the LEGO brick – but the company had tried to do that several times before... While LEGO…

The best elements from 10 years of LEGO Friends

LEGO Friends has its own unique aesthetic, with cute designs and no desire to make everything completely realistic. Buildings can incorporate huge slides, elephants are blue and the rabbits have eyelashes longer than most models. Over its first decade, LEGO…

The best original LEGO themes of the 2010s

LEGO themes in the 2010s took went to a variety of places ranging from explosive races, deep sea adventures, high tech medieval battle fields to elvish fairytales, spooky castles and the shopping mall. Maximus Marriott-Smith lists his picks for the…

It’s new LEGO day! Advent Calendars, Camp Nou & Jurassic World

A whole new batch of LEGO sets launched today at LEGO.com, including 10284 FC Barcelona Camp Nou, Star Wars, Harry Potter, Jurassic World and Marvel Minifigures. It's a new month and that means new sets launching at LEGO.com. 10284 FC…