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Bricklink Designer Program 2021 Invitational: 13 Projects Reach Test Build Phase

So far, 13 projects out of the proposed 31 projects in the Bricklink Designer Program's 2021 Invitational—which was launched in an effort to realize more fans' designs from the IDEAS platform—have finally reached the Test Build phase. This phase is where the build techniques will be tested by Bricklink and LEGO Designers to ensure the build is stable and up-to-par with Official LEGO sets in terms of design and functionality! You can see the full list of projects below, and head over directly to the project details page by clicking on the image of the set!


1950s Diner

The classic 50s style retro diner is recreated in detail as a playable display set! The idea was to create a diner with the classy build quality of the modular building series, but keeping the set small enough to be affordable.

Parts info

276 unique parts

1,115 total parts

32 colors

Creator: pix027

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


Winter Chalet

A typical chalet with a restaurant on the ground floor and bedrooms upstairs. It emcompasses the magical Christmas and rustic mountain atmosphere.

Parts info

415 unique parts

2,628 total parts

37 colors

Creator: sdrnet

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


The Castle in the Forest

Here come the forestmen! Time to go back to the castle theme with this amazing set filled with play features and tons of details.

Parts info

515 unique parts

1,928 total parts

25 colors

Creator: povoq

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


The Train Station: Studgate

Hello traveler! Welcome to Studgate, the main station of the city with the largest number of visitors where thousands of minifigures pass through this station every day.

Parts info

460 unique parts

3,885 total parts

29 colors

Creator: BrickyBricks82

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


The Mountain Windmill

High in the Boratis Mountains, built between the two tallest peaks, stands the windmill. How the windmill came to be there, its purpose, and who inhabited it (if anyone) were all unknown—or long forgotten.

Parts info

498 unique parts

2,067 total parts

38 colors Creator: Hanwas

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


Seasons in Time - Calendar

This functional calendar allows you to change the day, date and month. Plus, it comes with seasonal and holiday specific vignettes to place on top throughout the year!

Parts info

158 unique parts

1,405 total parts

20 colors Creator: BrentWaller

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


Modular Construction Site

For your consideration, I offer my updated Modular Construction Site.

Parts info

649 unique parts

4,249 total parts

28 colors Creator: ryantaggart

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


The Legend of the Bionicle

Gathered friends, listen again to our Legend of the BIONICLE! Celebrate BIONICLE's anniversary by reliving the most influential moments of its story.

Creator: Sokoda

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


Pursuit of Flight

This small kinetic sculpture is designed to celebrate the history and wonder of flight. It features several aircraft from the early days of aviation history when engineers and pilots fearlessly pushed the limits of what was possible. Creator: JKBrickworks

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


Sheriff's Safe with Combination Lock

The notorious outlaw Billy the Brick has robbed Stud City and gotten away with sheriff Wild Brick Hiccup's safe. Now, he might be the fastest gunslinger in the West, but not the brightest brick. Will he be able to crack the combination lock and get the gold? Will you?

Parts info

199 unique parts

546 total parts

15 colors Creator: Il_Buono

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


Particle Accelerator

Join these intrepid scientists in their search for the building blocks of the universe! Creator: JKBrickworks

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago


Science Adventures

Join the scientists on their research adventures!

This set consists of three vignettes of scientists in their outdoor work environment. The small settings are built on 6x6 base plates, and each scientist comes with a set of tools and equipment required for their research. The accompanying booklet will provide short descriptions of the respective research fields. This set combines an educational aspect with a fun building experience and has plenty of play value. The presented set consists of 188 parts. Please support if you would like to see it as a real product!

Parts info

111 unique parts

203 total parts

23 colors Creator: LegoAlatariel

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago



The kākāpō (Strigops habroptila) is an iconic flightless, nocturnal parrot that is endemic to New Zealand. The kākāpō is critically endangered with a population of only 205 individuals.

Parts info

185 unique parts

1,043 total parts

18 colors Creator: themfledge

TEST BUILDING | Last updated 1 day ago

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