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A True LEGO Family (You Can Be One Too)

This post brought to you by LEGO. All opinions are 100% mine.

We were always a LEGO family, and now we actually ARE a LEGO family. LEGO created an online experience where I was able to create my own custom holiday card featuring my family as LEGO Minifigures, and I can even use it as my online Christmas greeting card to share with friends and family online (my son is getting a kick out of that!). How do we look as a LEGO Minifigure Family?

lego family Christmas card

My Minifig’ family was customized to look just like us, with the same skin tone, similar outfits, and we even had a choice of hairstyles and facial expressions to choose from. You can create one for your family also, and it is a lot of fun. You can buid anything with LEGO (have you see those LEGO cities??), and now that includes your own LEGO Minifigure Family.

We were able to choose the background and message, and while I was tempted to choose a fireplace setting (it’s cold in New York now!), we don’t have one and I wanted to make it somewhat realistic, so I chose a lovely family home instead. If I were more daring, I would have chosen the outer space background (and if I weren’t so cold, maybe the igloos).

It was fun to do, and especially fun because I was able to include my boys in the creation process. Ready to have some fun creating your own LEGO Minifigure Family with your kids?

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  • I may have made one of these the other day by myself- I just love making customized stuff! I am going to have my son help me with one too though.

  • These LEGOs cards are just adorable! Our family loves LEGOs, I will have to make us a card too!

  • I really need to make one of these with my kids.

  • That is so cute, I am going to have to do this with the boys tomorrow, they will think it is the neatest thing.

  • I love this. My kids had a blast making a little lego family and it is now the background on my macbook air 🙂

  • Mickey

    My kids loved making our family too. We’re huge LEGO lovers.

  • I just saw this on another blog! I’m going to do this later on today with my kids!

  • I can definitely see my kids having a ton of fun making LEGO versions of us!

  • Donna

    Seeing that we should buy stock in Lego we have so many Lego bricks and Lego sets, I should definitely do this!

  • This was fun to make! So many options!

  • We made our little LEGO family, I just love it. I adored all the little customizations they offered.

  • I made one of these and did attempt after attempt with my daughter sitting next to me. I didn’t get it “right” until I made her minifig a Ninja… ! LOL

  • I need to have B help me make one. He loves Lego’s!

  • This is so fun! I’m going to make my family.

  • Mellisa

    My son is a LEGO fanatic. I’ll have to share this with him.

  • Very cute! Everyone I know is a fan of legos! Have to share 🙂