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#1 Farrant

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Posted 27 December 2011 - 02:06 AM

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Hi to all, finally I found the courage to post my MOC for the contest, hope you like it. Soon more photos on my Flickr page.

According to the traditions, I think that can't miss a bookshop which sells traditional Christmas stories like A Christmas Carol or useful Christmas postcards.

Main photo that introduces the bookshop and its characters:
http://www.flickr.co...57628581594029/

A gentleman who needs to buy some Christmas postcards to send and maybe a book of traditional tales
http://www.flickr.co...57628581594029/

Inside the bookshop. The main floor, the owner's private room and the attic
http://www.flickr.co...57628581594029/

http://www.flickr.co...57628581594029/

The minifigs all together
http://www.flickr.co...57628581594029/


On flickr (when public)Winter Bookshop

Happy holidays
Farrant

#2 SilentMode

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Posted 27 December 2011 - 03:00 AM

Excellent work on the nice big building, particularly the exterior, and a great original idea. Just about every village has a bookshop of some kind!
Also I have to give you props for your usage of the S5 Detective torso.
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#3 lightningtiger

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Posted 27 December 2011 - 07:36 AM

Wonderful looking bookshop 'Farrant', looks very 19th Century Charles Dickson era kind of store frontage. :classic:
Hope you and your family had a great Christmas......Brick On ! :sweet:

#4 LEGO Train 12 Volts

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Posted 27 December 2011 - 08:47 AM

Beautiful bookshop!
I like the winter atmosphere and the inner details.
The shelves are very well done.  :blush:
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#5 Farrant

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Posted 27 December 2011 - 03:53 PM

Thanks to all  :sweet:

Speaking truthfully, I bet on the Dickens' mood but I also hope it fits the Winter Village atmosphere too  :blush:
The Detective torso is the best one I found for the "old style" owner, I try to catch the Winter Village mood, among the "new" (like the children clothes in the official sets) and the pretty-vintage style (imho of course :wink: ) , like the bakery and toyshop buildings. The shelves is a stroke of genius consequently a lack of pieces to do furnitures  :tongue: Glad you like it  :cry_happy:

PS: for Christmas I received the Winter Bakery so it had been a great Christmas  :wink:

Brick on (right?  :wink: )
Farrant



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