Countdown to Christmas

It’s less than a week to go till Christmas, and I’ve been having a blast opening up my Playmobil calendar! It’s been different from the LEGO one I’ve had for the last couple of years, and change is always good!

Is your letter to Santa written?

I personally like the LEGO advent calendar’s for the minifigures, rather than for the micro-builds (although my partner much prefers this because he gets to build them!) Sometimes, there are too many builds over figures for me. In the Playmobil calendar though, there’s not much to build. Most of the pieces only require some light touch assembly. Attaching a bucket handle, or adding a hat! Not much for the enterprising builder but fun for the photographer! Continue reading Countdown to Christmas

Anticipating advent

November 30th.

The countdown for Christmas begins tomorrow.

This coming weekend, seasonal toys will be brought down from the loft, the tree will go up, snowflakes will be made and the fairy lights will be deployed for bokeh themed shots. I’ve already hunted out and prepped the Christmas minifigures and accessories so they are ready for action! Continue reading Anticipating advent