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Ask Fenella: How to get ideas

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Some days, being creative is SO easy. But other days, inspiration and ideas can be a little hard to find… Especially if you’re stuck at home with nothing to do and no one to play with, right? We have received so many great questions for LEGO® Friends designer Fenella. LEGO Life members OfficerCourteousCamera and SuperFierceFlower wanted to know where she gets her ideas. And she’s more than happy to help you hop over your creativity hurdles to let all your cool and crazy ideas crawl right out of your head and into your LEGO bin in no time. Watch here and stay tuned for more questions and answers from Fenella! In the meantime, keep building, and keep sharing your builds in the LEGO Life app. You never know how many others you will inspire! #LetsBuildTogether

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    Challenge Your Friends!

    Challenging your friend is a good laugh... as long as you let them challenge you back! Get some inspo for a fun challenge for your crew here. Just press play, then stop. Challenge on! Remember to share with #Friendschallenge #LFC

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    Meet Mia in Her Forest Vet Clinic / Do You Love Helping Animals, Too? Meet Mia.

    Do you love helping animals? Meet Mia and some of the animals in her cozy little vet clinic in the forest. There’s nothing better than being out in nature with your favorite creatures big and small. When you want to be a vet, it’s not a job, it’s your life

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    See the Stars with Mia and Olivia!

    The LEGO® Friends are gathered around the campfire on a starry night, taking a look at the sky with their telescope. There are some amazing sights up there, including some pretty crazy constellations. Can you help guess what pictures the stars are making in the night sky? Check out this Stargaze Craze video and show us what you can do.

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    Ask Fenella: Fun building tips

    How do you figure out how to build different functions into your own LEGO® designs and models? How do you know what will fit, what will work and what won’t? A lot of LEGO Life members just like you sent in a bunch of great questions to LEGO Friends designer Fenella. In this video, she answers questions from ScoutTalentedBear, HonorableBeautifulWyplash and Mrs.GoofyFork about the math behind the LEGO system, spinning functions and even refrigerators! Watch, and stay tuned for more fun questions and answers from Fenella. And don’t forget to keep building and sharing your creations with others in the LEGO Life app. You never know how many others you will inspire! #LetsBuildTogether

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    Ask Fenella: What is your favorite…?

    LEGO® Friends designer Fenella answers more questions from LEGO Life members! In this video, MatePowerfulSamukai and CountSingingCelery want to know more about Fenella’s favorite LEGO pieces, colors and what landmark she would love to build. Watch to get her answers and stay tuned for more to come! In the meantime, keep building, and keep sharing your cool creations in the LEGO Life app – it really helps brighten everyone’s day around here!

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    Ask Fenella: Life as a LEGO® designer

    Life as a LEGO® designer is a lot of fun – and a lot of work! Just ask Fenella. She has worked hard to become really good at what she does, and she has been very busy designing tons of creative sets since she got her job! Can you guess how many sets she has designed? You don’t have to – you can just watch the video and find out now as she answers questions from LEGO Life members LastSelflessRizzo, LastExcellentPhone, RexMightyAstronaut and CreatorCrazyBottle. A huge thanks to everyone who sent in your questions! Keep sharing your own amazing creations and supporting other builders in the LEGO Life app. You’re the best! #LetsBuildTogether

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    Build a Friendship Trophy!

    Let’s celebrate friendship! Why not build your own version of a friendship trophy and upload here?  Make sure to upload and tag a friend in the picture!

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    Road Trip – LEGO® Friends – Mini Movie

    The five Friends – and Olivia’s robot, Zobo, of course – are hitting the open road (and a busy city street traffic jam). They’re all going with Mia to visit her brother, Daniel, at college. Their camper van is loaded with music, games and good vibes! 13-hour trip? Piece of cake, chocolate and chips!

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    Meet Stephanie – If you can keep up with her! / Want to be the Best at Your Favorite Sport? Meet Stephanie / Do You Love Sports? Meet Stephanie.

    Do you want to be the fastest, fittest, strongest and healthiest, too? Meet Stephanie – if you can keep up with her! While the rest of us are still half asleep, she is already up and running – literally. Her energy and joy of life rub off on everyone she meets, and she works hard to win, both for herself and for her team.

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    Are likes important?

    How does it feel when you post a picture of your amazing LEGO® build and expect the likes to come pouring in, but instead you get nothing? Did you do something wrong? Was it a bad build? If you feel bad about the number of likes on your post, just remember that the most important thing is that you had fun and enjoyed creating your build!  Let us know! How do you feel?

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    How to give someone a SUPER Boost!

    What’s something nice you’ve done to show you appreciate someone? Let them win when playing video games? Helped them with homework? Sent a kind message? Let’s build a wall of ideas about how to #BoostUp someone! Tell us your story with a comment!  Psst... Have you checked out the new Booster Badge? Do you know how to collect it? We challenge you to make it happen!!

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    A red carpet friendship celebration!

    Andrea, Amelia and Julian love going to the movies. So how cool would it be to write, direct and star in their own blockbuster hit? They could show it at the cinema where Julian works. What a fun challenge! Watch what happens when Heartlake City’s new big screen superstars attend the super exclusive VIP premiere of their new movie ‘A celebration of Friendship’! PS – Want to challenge your own friends?

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    Stephanie's Friendship Cakes

    Get busy baking with Stephanie—cupcakes are her specialty, and she and her cute bunny Daisy are making a batch ready to share with friends! Check the list of all the ingredients and then get to work with the mixer. When they’re ready, take the cakes out of the oven and choose from all the special toppings to decorate them. Daisy can't wait to try them!

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    Heartlake City Playground

    Mia and Sienna love to hang out and have fun at the LEGO® Friends Heartlake City Playground and take puppy Pippa with them! Scale the climbing wall to get up to the tree house and play hopscotch way up high. Then whizz back down to the ground on the slide and explore the rest of the playground. Test your strength on the monkey bars and see how fast you can make the merry-go-round turn. Have a go on the seesaw then chill out on the swings—the perfect place for a catch up with friends.

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    Emma's Art Café

    Stop by LEGO® Friends 41336 Emma’s Art Café for lunch to help bring out her creative side and find inspiration for her next piece of work. Help her friend Prankzy complete his graffiti art on the wall outside, and then head inside to toast a delicious panini in the machine. Grab a cup of coffee and some cake, pay at the cash register and then eat inside or in the alfresco art corner.

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    Heartlake Private Jet

    Travel like a superstar in the LEGO® Friends Private Jet! Help Olivia and Matthew get ready to take off on an exclusive vacation. Load their luggage onto the conveyor belt and pass it through the scanner as they clear security. Now they are ready to board the plane! Explore the luxury cabin with the seating area where you can watch TV and relax with a drink until you reach your destination. Have a peek in the cockpit with its control panel. Time to freshen up in the bathroom before you disembarkfor the start of a super special holiday. Includes Olivia and Matthew mini-doll figures.

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    Heart Box Friendship Pack

    Play make-believe on the move with Olivia and Vicky with these 2 LEGO® Friends heart boxes. As Olivia reads out a story, help Vicky use the dress-up accessories to act out the characters and scenes. Pretend you’re an astronaut exploring outer space, or maybe you're a witch casting spells with your magic wand. Use the lid of the bigger heart box as a stage for Vicky's show. When the acting is over, pop Lady the poodle in the small box then pack everything up into the large box and take the Heart Box Friendship Pack pretend play set with you wherever you go.

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    Heartlake Food Market

    Pick your fresh produce at the Heartlake Food Market! Help Maya run the store and bake fresh cookies every morning to sell to her customers. Check the orders you receive on the computer and deliver them with the scooter all over Heartlake City. Today Mia has come to the store—help her find and weigh the best looking vegetables and pick up fresh flowers, juice, milk and homemade marmalade. Then sit down with Maya for a yummy cake and refreshing drink in her apartment just above the store. At the end of the day, close the cute windows shutters and let Maya's cat in before she settles down for the night in her attic bedroom. Includes Mia and Maya mini-doll figures, plus a cat.

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    Stephanie's House

    Stephanie spends most of her time baking in the kitchen—and you can help her make a cake to enjoy with her friends later. Help her dad, James, to vacuum the lounge before feeding Chili the baby rabbit outside. Head up the sweeping staircase to help mom Alicia working in the office and then to the bedroom to get ready. Then sit Stephanie in the swing chair on the porch, ready for her friends to join her.

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    Andrea's Musical Duet

    Practice singing and performing all day long on the stage with Andrea! She was born to do it and her pet parrot Cleo loves singing along too! Help Andrea read the music as she plays her electric guitar—then when she’s ready to put on a perfect performance, join in with Andrea and Cleo while you turn the revolving stage and bird stand to make it even more special.

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    Andrea's Shopping Play Cube

    Take your best pet friend shopping. Call in at this pet shop and buy your animal companion some tasty treats. Watch the pretty, exotic fish swim around the tank. Help shopper Andrea choose a gift for her pet. Take the cube with you wherever you go or split it in half and share the fun with your bestie! Stack or connect with the other 4 LEGO® Friends Shopping Play Cubes to make a mini mall!

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    Heartlake Skate Park

    Grab your board and head to the Skate Park with Mia and her dog Charlie! Practice all the latest tricks on the half pipe and play your favorite tunes on the stereo. Grab a cold drink from the vending machine while you take a break and teach Charlie to skate on the ramp before rewarding him with a nice juicy bone. What a cool pup! At the end of an awesome session, switch Mia's board for rollerblades so she can skate away pulling her dog on the skateboard. Includes a Mia mini-doll figure plus a dog.

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    Emma's Art Studio

    Hang out at Emma’s Art Studio and spend the day getting creative with LEGO® Friends Emma and Andrea, painting pictures and making sculptures. Explore the art gallery shop to see if there are any paintings you’d like to buy. In the studio, brush the easel with water and wait to see an image appear. What's that on the canvas? Paw prints! Looks like Chico the cat has been expressing his creativity! Later, climb up to the roof terrace café to grab a drink in the sun.

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    Olivia's Exploration Car

    Olivia's pink SUV car is all packed up with her computer and robot friend Zobo—she thinks she has discovered a new constellation! Rush with her to the observatory on top of Heartlake City Hill. Study the sky map then climb up to the observation tower to look through the telescope. Can you see it? It's heart-shaped! Now have a hot chocolate while Olivia writes a new science-blog post!

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LEGO® Friends Heartlake Rush

Race through Heartlake City in this free LEGO racing game! Have fun with Olivia on the race track or download the app for the full play experience.

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    Meet Olivia – Future Space Engineer / Do You Love Space and Science? Meet Olivia.

    Are you mad about science, too? Meet Olivia on her camper van trip to the country. You can see the sky so much clearer here! Find out why she loves her lab and the universe, and why you should always shoot for the stars.

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    Secret Friend – LEGO® Friends – Mini Movie

    The holiday season has come to Heartlake City, and the Friends are opening gifts from their Secret Friends. But someone has left an extra present under the tree. The quest to find the mysterious gift giver takes the girls all over town. Who could it be? And who should open the gift?

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    Recreate fun LEGO® Friends stories in real life – with your family!

    Ready for an all-new LEGO® Friends Challenge? Ever wondered what it would look like if you recreated LEGO scenes in real life? Check out this family having fun playing with LEGO Friends. Watch as they build our new playsets – then try to be them! With the new LEGO Friends sets there’s never been a better time to dive into a world full of imagination and creativity for kids and adults. Build it – then be it – with LEGO Friends Challenges. Share this video with someone who you think would be up for the fun challenge with their family. Learn more at www.LEGO.com/friends Already LEGO Friends fans? Download the free LEGO Life app and find fun weekly challenges for yourself, your friends and family. Ask your parents before downloading the app.

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    Zobo’s Upgrade – LEGO® Friends – Mini Movie

    Olivia’s robot, Zobo, goes bananas after a routine upgrade. How can Olivia fix the problem if she can’t get Zobo to sit still? All the friends try their best to calm him down. Nothing helps! Maybe an unlikely little helper can save the day?

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    Bright Lights – LEGO® Friends – Music Video

    The LEGO® Friends are on a new mission – to bring everyone together and sing and dance in the streets of Heartlake City! Watch the official music video to their new hit “Bright Lights” here.

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    Everyone seems to have a perfect life!

    Does looking at other people’s feeds make you feel like everyone else has a perfect life? That’s totally normal! 1 in 5 people feel that way too!  But remember, you shouldn’t compare your life to what you see online, because then you’re comparing yourself to something that might not be real! Where do you stand?

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    Hello, Summer Splash Party! – LEGO® Friends

    YES! Summer vacation is finally here! Mia and Andrea are soooo ready to chill, surf with the dolphins, snap pictures and hit the hammock at the beach house. It’s the perfect time to take the bus out of the city, have a splash at the lake, meet their friends at the summer fun water park for an awesome day in the pool, and host a smashing rooftop party to celebrate summer.

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    Do you hate to lose?

    Some people get angry when they lose because they love winning so much. Here are a few tips for how to keep your cool when things don’t go your way:  - Take a few deep breaths. It really helps!  - Take a step back and do something else. Stand up or go for a walk.  - Practice being a graceful winner by saying something friendly to the other player/players. - Remember that the whole point of playing games is to have fun!   How do you feel?

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    Extreme Cake-Off – LEGO® Friends – Mini Movie

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    A dance challenge at Andrea’s House!

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    Posting without asking is never okay!

    Can you help us share an important message? Posting a photo or a video of someone without asking first is never okay, and sometimes it can even be illegal, but not everyone knows this!  If you see this happening, or if it happens to you, it’s important to talk to the person who is posting without permission. They may think they did nothing wrong, and you should know that you can always ask them to take it down.  How do you feel about people posting without asking?