Gilmore Girls - Luke's Diner

  • Submitted

  • 10000

  • Approved

  • In Stores

Congratulations on 10,000 supporters, Rainer Zufall!

Dear Rainer Zufall,

"This is a jumbo coffee morning. I need coffee in an I.V." With coffee cups lined up on the shelves we're certain Lorelai won't miss the opportunity for her morning cup of joe. It's certainly no "pure co-incidence", which your username "Rainer Zufall" alludes to, that you've unlocked the 10,000 supporter milestone achievement with this neatly built diner that has hosted oh so many memories that have hit people around the world right in the heart. You've done a great job of capturing the iconic diner with details such as the humorous "No cell phones" allowed sign and interior decorations! 

It's time for you to unwind at Luke's Diner for a while, as we now officially advance this project to the Review phase.

What happens now?

This project moves from the Idea stage to the Review stage. A "LEGO Review Board" composed of designers, product managers, and other key team members will examine the idea. We'll build concept models and determine if the concept meets our high standards for what it takes to be a LEGO product. This includes factors such as playability, safety, and fit with the LEGO brand. Every potential LEGO product goes through a process like this and must meet the same standards.

The LEGO Review Begins in September

This project qualifies for the Second 2017 Review, which includes projects that reach 10,000 supporters between early May and early September. For more information about the LEGO review process, please see the Project Guidelines and House Rules.

The review is a thorough process and from its start it can take several months. When finished, we make a "go/no go" decision to develop and sell a product based on the Gilmore Girls - Luke's Diner.

When the review is complete, we will inform you of our decision. If green-lit, this project goes into the longest phase of the project; the Development phase. During this time, LEGO model designers refine the product and develop it for release, we create the product materials (box, instructions, marketing), and get everything ready for a production run. This also takes several months.

We will post follow-up information and our decision here.


Congratulations on 5,000 supporters! You've earned an extra 182 days.

Wow! By passing 5,000 supporters, you've made it into the upper ranks on LEGO Ideas. Since you've passed the halfway point, here's another 6 months (182 days) to reach the final milestone of 10,000 supporters. Best of luck as you aim to finish your journey strong.


Congratulations on 1,000 supporters! You've earned an extra 182 days.

Your project is so well made that 1,000 of your new best friends have supported you within your first year. As a reward, you've earned an extra 6 months (182 days) to reach your next milestone of 5,000 supporters. Best of luck as you continue to rally support for your project.


Congratulations on 100 supporters! You've earned an extra 365 days.

You've passed the first milestone and reached 100 supporters within the first 60 days. As a reward, here's a boost of one year (365 days) to reach 1,000 supporters. Best of luck as you continue to rally support for your project.