13 April 2024

Tamara Dadswell's MOCs with LEGO® Art 31211 Macaw Parrots

Posted by Admin

The final contributor to our week of guest builders is Tamara Dadswell from Canberra, Australia. Seeing Tamara's creations at Melbourne's Brickvention show is always thrilling, and her range of LEGO high heels for 2024's event was certainly original!  

11 April 2024

Moko's MOC with LEGO® DREAMZzz™ 71457 Flying Pegasus Horse

Posted by Thomas Jenkins

Moko is no stranger to New Elementary or indeed the LEGO building community, so for this week of showcasing MOCs, we just had to invite him back! 

We sent Moko a copy of one of last year's LEGO® DREAMZzz™ sets, 71457 Pegasus Flying Horse to see what he could dream up for us.

10 April 2024

Jason Cichon's MOC with LEGO® Marvel™ set 76282 Rocket & Baby Groot

Posted by Thomas Jenkins

We're having a week of showcasing MOCs at New Elementary, and today we're pleased to welcome a new guest builder, Jason Cichon. Originally from Adelaide, South Australia, this year Jason wowed us at Melbourne's annual mega-event Brickvention with his folding model, The Boxed Arcadia

We sent Jason a copy of LEGO® Marvel™ 76282 Rocket & Baby Groot, but invited him to create his own model. Keep reading to see how he went!

08 April 2024

Eero's MOCs using parts from New Elementary review sets

Posted by Thomas Jenkins

What happens to all the sets that New Elementary contributors receive after they are done reviewing them? 


Well, often the elements they contain inspire new MOCs! Today, Eero Okkonen shares his projects inspired by some of the elements he received over the past year in New E. review sets.

02 April 2024

31 March 2024

LEGO® Pick a Brick: new elements added in April 2024

Posted by Admin

We've received advance notice that starting from Wednesday 3 April, LEGO® Pick a Brick are adding new elements from December 2023 sets to the service. 

You can view the elements here, with handy links to check availability in your country.


Or if you're still wanting the list of elements added in March 2024, you can find that here.

Happy element hunting!

28 March 2024

LEGO® Friends review: 42602 Space Research Rover

Posted by tobymac

To boldly go where no mini-doll has gone before! Olivia has set out for the stars, as her next space-themed set has her exploring alien life beyond our solar system. Buckle up and join the ride with LEGO® Friends 42602 Space Research Rover.

14 March 2024

LEGO® Friends review: 42620 Olly and Paisley's Family Houses

Posted by Eero

Houses of the main characters have always been prominent in the LEGO® Friends line. The theme was rebooted last year, and the new style has been generally acclaimed. 42620 Olly and Paisley's Family Houses is the first LEGO Friends main cast set to feature two different houses, both in unusual colour schemes, yet feeling architecturally coherent.


05 March 2024

LEGO® Pick a Brick: new elements added in March 2024

Posted by Admin

We've received notice that LEGO® Pick a Brick are adding new elements from November 2023 sets to the service beginning today, 5 March 2024. See the full list below.

Or, if you're still wanting the list of elements added in February 2024, you can find that here.

Happy element hunting!

04 March 2024

LEGO® House Exclusive set review and interview: 40505 LEGO Building Systems

Posted by Caz Mockett

Recently I was lucky enough to attend an online reveal of the latest LEGO® House exclusive set, 40505 LEGO Building Systems, with the opportunity to ask some questions to the set's designers, Stuart Harris (LEGO House Master Builder) and Markus Rollbüller (Senior Designer at The LEGO Group).