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Painting Easter Eggs

Painting Easter Eggs is LEGO set 40121-1. It has a score of 89. This is average compared to all other sets. The set is recommended by 3 reviews, based on 7 scored reviews and 9 reviews total. It is ranked in the top 17.73% scored sets on Brick Insights. We know this set was released in 2015, and it is categorised in Seasonal.


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40121-1 Painting Easter Eggs

Review breakdown

Scored reviews

Jay's Brick Blog 5 / 5 → 100 / 100

Brickset 5 / 5 → 100 / 100

Eurobricks 9 / 10 → 90 / 100

The Brick Fan 4.5 / 5 → 90 / 100

Eurobricks 44 / 50 → 88 / 100 4.3 / 5 → 86 / 100

BricktasticBlog 70 / 100 → 70 / 100

Unscored reviews

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Average rating



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Compared to other 2015 sets


Average score for 2015 is 84.67. This set has 89, which is better.

Price per part (PPP)

Average PPP for 2015 is 0.25. PPP for this set is 0.07, which is better.

Price per minifig (PPM)

Average PPM for 2015 is 12.01. PPM for this set is 5, which is better.

Set information

Set ID: 40121-1
Name: Painting Easter Eggs
Parts: 153
Minifigs: 2
Retail price (USD): 9.99
PPP (USD): 0.07
PPM (USD): 5

2015 Seasonal


Jay's Brick Blog

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Recommendation: yes good 5 / 5 by Jay

I can see myself keeping this year's Easter LEGO set on my display shelf for a long time. It doesn't take up a lot of space and is super cute. If you're into celebrating Easter with chocolate eggs and anthropomorphic bunnies, this will be the perfect centerpiece for your Easter feast.

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Recommendation: yes good 5 / 5 from 1 review

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Recommendation: yes average 9 / 10 by Sven F

I consider myself fairly critical, but there is simply nothing to critique about this set. LEGO always put special effort into staying neutral in regards to race and religion, so depicting Easter may be a slight bend in those principles, but that could be said of almost any seasonal set. It's amazing how much value can be fitted into a tiny box, this set excels at "playability", "collectability" and parts selection, something that is generally hard not to compromise at this scale. I can picture anyone buying this, from an office clerk as his desk ornament to a little kid who wants to interact with the characters.

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The Brick Fan

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Recommendation: meh average 4.5 / 5 by Allen "Tormentalous" Tran

Just like the Valentine's set from last month, the Painting Easter Eggs (40121) looks to be another hit with LEGO fans. I would've had the set reviewed a little earlier but it was quickly sold out at my LEGO Store before I knew it was released and I had to wait for more to be restocked. The set itself has a fairly playful setting. You have the older female minifigure preparing for Easter while the younger male minifigure is messing around and eventually breaking one of the eggs.

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Recommendation: meh average 44 / 50 by Vorkosigan

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Recommendation: meh average 4.3 / 5 from 44 reviews

My college professor son-in-law thinks this is the best LEGO set ever! It even has a tiny cookie sheet /tiny cookies in the oven. I love it too. I admit I am struggling to resist the temptation to "Kragle" it. So far, so good. Accompanied in photo #2 by the giant Easter Bunny w/the Carrot-laser.

This score from is an aggregate of 44 reviewers. The snippet above represent only one of them.
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Recommendation: no bad 70 / 100 by John

To date, there's been eight seasonal vignettes that LEGO has produced. These have proven to be very collectible, and offer some cute little insights into a minifigure's year. Apart from that though, there's not much else to mention. I'm happy I've got it, and I'd love to get my hands on some of the other vignettes, but compared to other sets, it's not as great.

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Little Brick Root

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by Christian

Not counting the spare flowers, I received 11 extra elements. Combined with the 153 on the inventory, I wound up with 164 elements in a $9.99 set. Paying 6¢ and element makes this a pretty sweet parts pack. No wonder they kept disappearing so quickly. I'd definitely recommend buying at least one of these if you can get your hands on them. My local Lego Store is sold out again and I suspect that they won't be coming back in. Grab one if you can!

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by Jang

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