The Lego building blocks are one of the most popular toys for adults and children. They recently celebrated their 60th birthday. With so many sets out there, people have lots of neat displays that they can create. If you are among them, you might be attempting to figure out how you can display your sets in an attractive way.
Do you intend to display only one set, or do you have multiple sets to display? How large are the sets that you are working with? Do they all have to be together, or can you alternate between displaying sections? For instance, some Lego sets are from franchises with multiple scenarios throughout time. You might want to switch time periods while sticking with the basic theme.
One way to set up your Lego creation for a fun display is to use a long piece of furniture with a flat surface. Place a stylish piece of furniture that fits this description against a wall in your living room to show off a multi-unit set. If you have several city buildings, this is a great way to make a little community.
Of course, not everyone has the room for such a large display. If you don’t, then you will need to find other means for showing off your Lego talents.
Lots of little sets or set components can be displayed throughout a room or even several rooms. Imagine the fun that you can have creating these mini-scenarios in obvious and unique places. In addition to your shelves, you might have part of a set decorating your planters. For instance, a potted plant near your city display might have a child minifigure with a dog, bicycle and picnic lunch. Alternatively, the kid might be hiding on the bookshelf.
You can also use your sets to cover up less attractive things. While you must make sure that everything has the appropriate room, these displays can help to hide electrical cords and outlets. Likewise, you can use a cute scene to keep your smart home device out of sight but still close enough to use.
It is vital that you think about the overall theme of the room. Make sure that your Lego display goes with it in some way. While there is plenty of room to play with your choices, you probably aren’t going to want a bunch of fighting scenes near your yoga spot.
Even if you don’t want to switch out all of your Lego sets with the season, you can change the accent accessories. Perhaps you want to set up a beach scene to celebrate summer. On the other hand, maybe you want to use those summer figures to brighten your mood once the short days of winter have taken over.
Have fun with your Lego sets and continue to look for creative new ways that you can display them in your home. You and your guests are sure to love them!