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    LEGO 10243 Parisian Restaurant (High Resolution)

    The next modular building for 2014, LEGO 10243 Parisian Restaurant was unveiled at BrickCon in Seattle tonight. If you can’t make it, not to worry as we’ve got all the pictures and info for this brand-new set! The set will be available beginning January 2014 at LEGO Brand Stores and LEGO Shop at Home. Additional pictures available on our Flickr Photostream.

    10243 Parisian Restaurant

    Ages 16+.  2,469 pieces.

    Have an unforgettable evening at the amazing Parisian Restaurant!

    US $159.99 – CA $189.99 – DE 149.99 € – UK 132.99 £ – DK  1299.00 DKK

    It’s very busy in the Parisian Restaurant. As a scooter zips by, inside the waiter rushes between the tables as the nervous young man gets ready to propose with the ring! It’s just as hectic behind the scenes, with the chef busily preparing the food. This beautifully detailed building is the setting for so many stories and is a great addition to the modular building series. The Parisian Restaurant has a fully-stocked, blue and white tiled kitchen with tableware as well as a cozy apartment with pull-down bed, kitchenette and fireplace. On the top floor is the artist’s room with a studio that includes a cast iron heater, easel, paintbrush and two works of art by the aspiring artist. Outside, stairs lead down to the roof terrace lined with hanging lanterns and flowers where the diners eat alfresco-style. This amazing Parisian Restaurant model even includes a facade with croissants, clams and feather details that recapture the feel of Paris. Includes 5 minifigures: chef, waiter, girl and a romantic couple.

    • Includes 5 minifigures: chef, waiter, girl and a romantic couple
    • Also includes a rat, seagull and 2 clams
    • Kitchen features blue and white tiled floor, lots of kitchen units and a variety of utensils
    • Second-floor apartment features a pull-down bed, kitchenette and fireplace
    • Top floor features an opening roof revealing an artist’s studio with heater, easel, paintbrush, palette and artwork
    • Includes lots of food items for the customers including croissants, a pie, 2 cupcakes, 2 grapes, 2 hotdogs, turkey, cheese wedges, milk carton and colored bottles
    • Also includes hard-to-find white croissants and bricks in olive green, dark blue and dark red
    • Intricate exterior details include facade with croissant detailing, bus stop, sidewalk, scooter and even a dumpster and trash can at the back
    • Put up the printed restaurant sign and menu to entice the customers in
    • Collect and build an entire town with the LEGO Modular Buildings collection: 10224 Town Hall and 10232 Palace Cinema!
    • Measures over 11″ (30cm) high, 9″ (25cm) long and 9″ (25cm) wide

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    Below is the Youtube Designer Video for this set. Check it out to get a closer look at the set!

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    LEGO Store Calendar November 2013

    The November 2013 LEGO Brand Store Calendar is now out. There’s not too much going on, but on November 29, there will be special giveaways. You’ll also get a chance to win an on the spot shopping spree of $1000 at your local LEGO Brand Store. Thanks to John for scanning the calendar for us.

    LEGO Events November 2013

    • November 5: Free Monthly Mini Model Build (LEGO Tractor)
    • November 8-10 LEGO Master Builder Event at Downtown Disney in Orlando, Florida
    • November 29:”Surprise Deals”
    • November 29-December 2: FREE Exclusive Holiday Set with $99 purchase

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    Forum member SpaceViking informs us that LEGOShop at Home (USA | Canada) now has LEGO 40052 Springtime Scene discounted to $3.98 US / $4.98 CAD (reg.$7.99 US / $9.99 CA). The set has been listed as “Retiring Soon” so this may be your last chance to pick it up at a discounted rate. As always, free shipping on orders above $75.

    October Promotions

    • Double VIP Points on ALL LEGO Purchases (October 1-31)
    • FREE Clone Trooper Lieutenant with LEGO Star Wars purchases of $50 or more! (October 1-31: USA & Canada only)
    • FREE Exclusive 1 of 2 Holiday Set when you spend $99 or more (October 14-31)
    • Shop Now: USCanada

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    This year’s 2013 LEGO Bricktober promotions and events at Toys R Us America has been revealed. No information regarding LEGO sales yet, but we’ll keep you informed. Thanks to forum member brickarmor for the news.

    Saturday, October 19 (in-stores only)

    • FREE LEGO DC Super Heroes The Joker Mini Mech Bot (12-2pm Building Event)
    • FREE LEGO Robin & Redbird Cycle w/$20 LEGO Super Heroes Batman purchase
    • FREE LEGO Iron Man vs. Drone w/$20 LEGO Marvel Super Heroes purchase

    October 6-November 2

    • FREE Exclusive LEGO Minifigure 5 Pack or Collector Box with LEGO purchases above $60 (different minifigure pack each week)

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    The 2013 Bricktober Week 2 LEGO Sale at Toys R Us Canada is now here. Sale runs from October 4-10. As always, free shipping when you spend $100 or when you purchase 3 or more LEGO sets for online purchases. Thanks to forum member hatcher for the news.

    2013 LEGO Bricktober Promotions

    • FREE Minifigure Collection 5 Pack (Volume 2) with $75 purchase on LEGO building sets
    • FREE LEGO Turkey Minifigure with $30 purchase on LEGO building sets

    2013 LEGO Bricktober Sale Week 2

    • 50% off – Lord of the Rings Goblin King Battle $64.87 (reg.$129.99)
    • 40% off – City Mining Truck $29.87 (reg.$49.99)

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    21021 Architecture Marina Bay Sands

    An image of a brand-new LEGO Architecture model has recently surfaced in various places online. It originally originated from the LEGO Survey Product site, where LEGO accidently revealed 21021 Marina Bay Sands. This is a famous casino landmark that was built in 2010 in Singapore. The infinity pool at the top is definitely something to check out.

    LEGO 21021 Marina Bay Sands

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    LEGOShop October 2013 Sales & Offers

    LEGO Creator 10235 Winter Village Market - Toysnbricks

    October is now here and of course, there’s new promotions and products! This month, LEGOShop at Home (USA | Canada | UK) will be offering the promotions listed below. The major highlight would be double VIP points.

    • Double VIP Points on ALL LEGO Purchases (October 1-31)
    • FREE Clone Trooper Lieutenant with LEGO Star Wars purchases of $50 or more! (October 1-31: USA & Canada only)

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    *Remember that from October 14-31, you can also receive a free Exclusive 1 of 2 Holiday Set when you spend $99 or more.

    2013 October New Product Launch

    New products are now available including 21018 United Nations Headquarters, 10235 Winter Village Market and new accessories. As always, remember that LEGO Shop offers free shipping on orders above $75/£50/€55. See What’s NewUSCanada | UK

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    From September 29 to October 5, Kmart stores in America will be offering an additional 50% off ALL clearance toys including LEGO. Many items however have not been marked down much so its about 50% off retail. Our members have been finding lots of LEGO items on sale so do check them out! Thanks to forum member trk for the heads up.

    Forum member SlickP also reports to us from Florida that he found some of the newer sets at clearance prices as well (not marked, but scans at sale prices). For example, he reported finding 75019 AT-TE for $40.5 (reg.$89.99), 75016 Spider Droid for $11 or $14 (reg.$19.99), 2013 LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendars for $18 (reg.$39.99) and LEGO City Advent Calendar for $13 (reg.$29.99). Of course, these clearances could be YMMV.

    LEGO 75019 Star Wars AT-TE - Toysnbricks

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