Lighting the Winter Village Sets

We get a lot of questions about how to light the various Winter Village sets LEGO has released over the years.  We're in the process of building them all, and will post updates in this thread with recommendations, tips, and tricks.  Stay tuned!

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  • Any update on this topic? Will there be any updates ahead of this winter season?

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  • Mattias M That's our goal for sure!  Things are very hectic around the shop but this is a priority for us to finalize this year.

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  • Great - looking forward to it! :)

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  • Looking forward to hearing more about this as well, particularly for the train set.

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  • Well then.. just dropping Winter Village Fire Station # 10263 in here.  And frankly, since it's not a "big" set, I'd submit a KIT isn't needed.  My thoughts...

    • Light the two side over-door lights (warm or cool whites)
    • Replace the light-up brick with a flickering orange behind the teeny little bell on the roof, and put the other flickering of a paired LEC into the oven/kitchen.
    • A light strip in the apparatus bay and/or in the kitchen, and perhaps a single Pico in the hose drying tower.
    • ...and use those nifty holiday-themed 4-pack lights to spice up the outside, replacing the current lamp post.

    Others?  Thoughts?

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  • All good ideas!  Actually we *are* working on a kit for this one-- we've been planning to do kits for all of the winter village sets for some time, so we're starting with the most recent.  We're in heavy development now-- there are a few minor technical manufacturing variables I need to validate (wow, that was wordy!) related to what we might be able to do for the Christmas tree with the set-- once I know the answer to that, I'll be able to post more details about the kit we plan to make.

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