Get inside the minds of our designers!
LEGO® designers come in all shapes and sizes. Each has their own cool ideas, and their own creative way to invent cool LEGO builds. Discover what inspires them and makes them unique. If you’re looking for fresh ideas, watch the videos and let our designers inspire you.
A race against time
A series of mishaps cause chaos for the friends as they race to get the community center ready for the grand opening.
Nova makes a new friend
When Nova finds a pup in need of help, she turns to her friends at the Dog Rescue Center. With a little teamwork, the pals nurture the pup back to health. Want to find out how this paw-some story ends? Click here to watch the animation.
Animal antics at Autumn’s house
Uh oh! Autumn’s new foal is causing chaos at her family house. Can the friends save the day and restore calm? Saddle up and click here to find out.
SURPRISE!! Matthew’s top tip for creating a How’d That Happen?! scene
LEGO® designer Matthew reveals why surprise is the key to creating a memorable How’d That Happen?! moment. Watch the video to learn more and discover which adventurous character from LEGO Friends has inspired him! Feeling creative? Share your stories and you might get a special shout-out from the LEGO Friends Storyteller Panel! #HowDidThatHappen
See the cool way I get ready for school
Hey, it’s Zac here! Getting ready for school can be fun. All it takes is some pizza and ninja inspiration. Don’t believe me? Check out the video and see how I do it. I’ve been practicing my transitions 😊
How’d That Happen?! Matthew shares his No. 1 tip
LEGO® designer Matthew reveals why surprise is the key to creating a memorable How’d That Happen?! moment. Watch the video to learn more and discover which adventurous character from LEGO Friends has inspired him! Feeling creative? Click here to find fun How’d That Happen?! games, challenges and story inspiration.
It’s my Get to Know Me challenge!
Hi, Autumn here, and I want to tell you all about what happened when I filmed my Get to Know Me challenge. It was so much fun! Almost as fun as the time when Liann and I went to… Oops! Looks like I’m getting distracted again! Anyway, watch my challenge and I’m sure you’ll find out lots about me! 😊
Meet street-skating icon Ryassa Leal
Discover what happened when skateboarding legend Ryassa Leal joined the latest episode of Hey Friend! Find out how she got the nickname Skateboard Fairy and learn about her friendship with fellow street skater Filipe Mota.
Leo’s secret recipe for success
Leo summons his super spy skills to follow Aliya around the library. He’s spotted that she’s researching all the wrong recipes! Can he plant the perfect cake recipe right in her path? Check out the video, then tell us if you think Leo’s plan will work in the comments.
Take a sneak peak at the first ever Hey Friend! episode
Guess what?! Heartlake City now has its very own chat show called Hey Friend! In each episode, the LEGO® Friends get to meet different influencers, content creators and talented individuals to find out more about them. The first episode is available right now. Check out the trailer to find out more!
Can YOU guess what I’m pretending to be in my charades challenge?
Hey friends, it’s me, Zac! I love playing charades with Nova. She couldn’t guess what I was pretending to be even though I thought it was obvious! Watch the challenge to see if you can guess it!
Are you ready to get to know me?
Hi, Leo here! I took part in the Get to Know Me challenge. It was great fun. I had to guess the question from the doodles (which is harder than it sounds, by the way 😀). Watch it to find out more about me.
Mobile Tiny House
This Mobile Tiny House is big-time fun! Best of all, it can travel – perfect for adventures. Join Leo, Liann and Paisley as they go on a camping trip with their pets. Drive to the perfect spot. Then unhook the tiny house and open it up to explore inside. Check out the bedrooms and pets’ areas. Set up the seats around the campfire to cook sausages and play guitar. Watch out for the cheeky squirrel!
Celebrate your love of plants with this beautiful LEGO® Friends Botanical Garden building set. Build the greenhouse and add the different plants, flowers and butterflies to bring the scene to life. The transparent dome has a rotating function that allows the butterflies to fly around – just like in a real botanical garden. Place your model on display to enjoy the delightful scene all year round.
Heartlake Downtown Diner
Head to the Heartlake Downtown Diner to hang out with hardworking Aliya. She’s waiting for Liann to turn up on her skateboard. Choose a song on the jukebox or play a game on the arcade machine. Don’t forget to try Charli’s famous giant sandwich or use the ingredients from the fridge to customize your own. Take a seat outdoors but watch out for the mischievous cat who loves to visit the diner!
Dog Rescue Bike
A puppy has gone missing in the neighborhood – but don’t worry, Aliya and Victoria are on the case! Can you help them? Check out the ‘Lost & Found’ flyer. Travel around the city on the bike. Spot clues by following the trail of dog poop and paw marks. Who’s that hiding in the bushes? When you find the cheeky pooch, give him some food and water – and a stroke, of course!
Sea Rescue Center
Autumn loves all kinds of animals. And she knows that her friend Leo is always ready for adventure, so she’s invited him to the Sea Rescue Center. Today the friends are caring for injured otters. Pull up to the dock in the water scooter. Head inside to clean, x-ray and feed the otters. Then help them slide into the rehabilitation area. When they’re well again, the otters can swim back into the ocean.
Heartlake City Community Center
There’s always something fun to do at the newly opened community center. Come along and meet your friends as they get creative at the center. Join Paisley and Olly in the recording studio or the media room. Play video games or board games with Nova and Zac in the chill-out zone. Or head to the art studio with Liann. Check out the rooftop greenhouse or take a dip in the pool to end a fun day.
Beach Amusement Park
Ready to put your LEGO® building skills to the test? With this detailed LEGO Friends Beach Amusement Park, you’ll assemble all the elements of a beachfront amusement park. The set includes LEGO Technic™ elements, which add extra movement and realism to this impressive build. See what it can do, as the 4 characters enjoy the carousel, wave machine and shooting gallery game.
Let’s hang out at Autumn’s house. Leo and Aliya are here too and there are lots of fun activities to enjoy. Help Leo make tasty pies using apples from the tree. Meet Autumn’s mom Mia. Then join Aliya outside to brush the new foal before enjoying pie and pumpkin spice lattes by the bonfire. Uh-oh, it looks like Daisy the dog has been playing in the pumpkin patch – it’s time to give her a bath!
Get to know Aliya with a visit to her room – her friend Paisley has come for a sleepover! Aliya's bedroom is the ideal spot to write creative stories with the paper, pen and laptop. Enjoy a snack at the cloud table and hang out with Aira the puppy. Watch a movie or sit in the cozy window seat and read a story. When it's time to sleep, pull out the extra bed so Paisley can stay over. Sweet dreams!
Aliya loves filming news stories for the local community center. Today she’s brought the Newsroom Van to capture a story about a tree that’s about to be cut down. Help her interview the boy who’s trying to save the owl that lives in the tree. Will they be able to rescue the beautiful bird and its unhatched egg? Film the story, then move to the van’s control room to edit and broadcast the footage.
Holiday Ski Slope and Café
Winter has arrived in Heartlake City, so it’s time to have fun on the ski slopes! Liann and Zac are taking their friend Aron to go skiing. They visit the ski shop to choose snowboards, skis and helmets. Then they are ready to race down the ski slope. Afterwards, they explore and find a secret cave. They finish off the day with a hot chocolate at the ski café and watch the snow fox play.
Igloo Holiday Adventure
Are you ready for a snowy adventure? Paisley has taken a trip to the mountains with her friend Aliya and little sister Ella. Travelling by dog sled is the perfect way to reach the igloo. Aliya takes a dip in the steam pool. Paisley takes photos of the scenery. Then the friends warm up by the bonfire before settling down for a cozy sleep inside the dome.
How’d That Happen?! Awesome ideas from EllieV
Ready to let your imagination free by creating your own How’d That Happen?! moment? LEGO® creator EllieV has some amazing tips to get you started. Take something ordinary and put an extraordinary twist on it Have fun There are no wrong answers! Click here to find fun How’d That Happen?! games, challenges and story inspiration.
Your BIG invite!
Hey! Aliya here. I’m super-excited because we’re starting the How’d That Happen?! story challenge. Nova and I have discovered some surprising stories in Heartlake City and we don’t know how they happened. Check out the video to find out more. Then tell how you think these moments happened and we might give your story a shout-out! #HowDidThatHappen
Meet the new Friends: Liann
Hi! I’m Liann. Want to go to do a prank? Come with me! I also like doodling, painting and comic books. When those get boring, I grab my board and meet Zac at the skatepark for some fun. Sometimes we have too much fun and that gets us into trouble...oops!
I’m loving the creativity!
Hi, it’s me, Autumn! I love drawing and painting so when Liann invited me over to hers for an art session, I was sooo excited 🏠 🎨! We have very different artistic styles but that just made the day even more fun 🌞. See what happened when we painted Liann’s pet gecko Popcorn.
It’s time for the latest episode of Hey Friend!
No spoilers but the new episode of Hey Friend! is totally AWESOME. Olly and Autumn meet up with super talented content creators Millie and Chloe. See them take on the fast friend questions as they chat about everything from favorite hobbies to crazy hairstyles and the importance of friendship. AND find out what Olly has in his haul!
Take a tour of Heartlake International School
Ready to see what’s going on inside Heartlake International School? Take a tour with Olly and friends as the classmates enjoy a fun-filled day. Meet Bunsen the class hamster, then visit the cafeteria. Try outdoor activities or relax with friends in the media room. Click here to discover all this and more.
Get creative with my emojis challenge!
Hey, Aliya here. I had a bad case of writer’s block recently ✏️. I just couldn’t think of what to write! Luckily my super-creative friend Olly came to help 😎 Hop on the LEGO® Friends group on LEGO Life and join the fun by making up your own emoji stories🥳
How’d That Happen?! Top tips from Fenella
Want to create your own How’d That Happen?! moment? LEGO® Friends Design Director Fenella has some awesome top tips to help your story sparkle. They include: Don’t let reality limit your ideas. When it comes to LEGO stories, anything is possible! Make your story funny Random ideas can be the best Check out the video featuring Fenella to discover more. You can join in the fun by submitting your stories with the hashtag #HowDidThatHappen and you might get a special shout-out from the LEGO Friends Storyteller Panel.
Hi everyone! It’s Alex here. Meeting all the new friends in Heartlake City has shown me just how important friendship is. Now that we’ve met everyone, it’s time to have some fun! Check out the video to find out what happened when the gang came together to create a musical tribute to their friendship. Then explore the LEGO® Friends group on LEGO Life for more fun times with friends!
Get ready to groove!
Hi, it’s me, Paisley! Did you know Heartlake City now has its very own chat show and that you can watch it right now? The show is called Hey Friend! And for this first episode Aliya and I got together to interview one of our heroes – superstar drummer Nandi Bushell! ✨ Her energetic performances and dedication have inspired us both! We loved chatting to Nandi, and now you can find out more about her – including 3 fun things nobody knew about her – as revealed by her very own brother! Click the button to watch the episode.
Meet the new Friends: Aliya
Hello, I’m Aliya! If you need them, you can borrow my class notes! Autumn and Leo use them when we do homework together. When I’m not studying, I love going horseback-riding and swimming. If you can keep a secret, I’ll show you my favorite spot to read at the beach.
Watch Paisley and me play Two Truths and a Lie
Hi! It’s me, Leo. I love guessing games. So, I challenged Paisley to play two truths and a lie. Have you ever played it? Watch the video to see how Paisley did. (Spoiler alert! She’s pretty good at guessing games!)