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Here’s something that had never occurred to me: organizing your LEGO brick collection by creating same-size blocks/stacks and then just removing the number you need during a build. Kind of obvious, but…

How to organize your Lego bricks for efficient building – Link

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelancer writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor for Boing Boing and WINK Books. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.


  • paxswill

    ehhh, annoying. I’ve tried this before, but I want to be able to grab my parts and plug them in. Sorted parts bins for me.

  • pflodo

    In other news – you can sort nuts and bolts in different sizes….stop press!…works for screws as well!

  • SpiderJ

    In still other news – A-holes feel superior posting snarky comments on blog boards.