A Fantasy Come to Life: Giant LEGO Bricks for Adults to Build Real Stuff

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If you ever played with LEGOS as a kid, you’ve probably missed playing with them as an adult – or perhaps you have, and looked at the tiny bricks and wished that you had a life-size version to create something really cool. Well, now, that dream has truly come to life with giant LEGO bricks for adults.

While for most people, the fantasy is just a fleeting thought, that was not the case for Arnon Rosan. He made his dream come true by creating them. Rosan is the founder of EverBlock, a modular system of full-scale plastic blocks that, like LEGO, stack atop one another and lock together with raised lugs.

Now, adults can have the same fun with EverBlock, a new modular building system of oversized blocks capable of forming fantastic, life-sized creations.

Users of EverBlock can dream big, stacking and organizing to construct walls, room dividers, furniture, shelters and much more. Using four interlocking parts—a full-sized 12-inch block, a half-sized 6-inch block, a one-quarter-sized 3-inch block, and a 12-inch finishing cap, anyone can create functional objects that are both visually appealing and structurally sound without the use of any tools.

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Rosan says he came up with the idea after his young son wondered about the possibility of a material that could not only be used to make life-sized items, but could also be disassembled and changed at will. His solution was to supersize his childhood miniature blocks into huge bricks that can be used for large-scale projects, and then be broken down again into reusable, transportable, basic units.

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The EverBlock website includes a virtual builder tool people can use to create designs and determine how many bricks they’ll need. The company is also compiling a library of instructions guiding people through some designs.

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