At Home with the Mailbox comes to Birmingham

Real Homes is partnering with the shopping haven for a must-visit interiors event

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Get your fill of interiors inspiration this weekend with a visit to Birmingham's luxury shopping centre, the Mailbox.

From Friday 20 to Sunday 22 April, in partnership with Real Homes, the Mailbox will be hosting a series of workshops, talks and tours all about the world of interiors.

What's it about?

The Mailbox is an interiors haven in the heart of Birmingham, hosting home brands including Heal's and Made.com. 

The event will celebrate all things interiors and invite guests to meet iconic influencers from the industry to learn all about their experiences and the inspiration behind their pieces.

You'll enjoy expert-led masterclasses from the latest trends, as well as a packed schedule of interactive seminars and workshops. Read on to find out what's in store...

Friday 20 April

Dine in style with Kitchen Gallery

Chef Sharon Dodsworth will be creating a mouthwatering three-course meal in Kitchen Gallery's beautiful showroom, giving you the chance to see the brand's latest appliances while sampling the menu. Free; Kitchen Gallery showroom, 12pm. Register your interest to guarantee a place.

Green botanical wallpaper from Osborne and Little

Discover the latest interior trends with Osborne and Little

Leading wallpaper and fabric brandOsborne and Little will be celebrating 50 years in design with a talk about this season's biggest interior trends. The masterclass will guide you through the brand's new collection, as well as showing you how to combine fabrics and incorporate colour, pattern and texture into your home. Free; Wesley Barrell showroom, 12.30pm. Register your interest to guarantee a place.

A terrarium being filled with soil and plants

Create a garden feature with Bloom Collective

Learn how to create your own miniature garden with the help of floristry pros Bloom Collective, who will be on hand to assist as you craft your own miniature garden - perfect for brightening up your home in time for summer. Tickets cost £35; MADE.com showroom, 1pm. Buy tickets here.

Wine tasting at the BoConcept showroom

Indulge in a wine tasting with Harvey Nichols

Finish your day off perfectly with a wine and cheese evening at Harvey Nichols. Join experts as they guide you through a range of classic and contemporary wines, coupled with a complimentary cheeseboard. Tickets cost £18; BoConcept showroom, 6pm. Buy tickets here.

Not here on Friday? Harvey Nichols are also hosting a tasting evening on Saturday 21 from 5.30pm.

Saturday 21 April

Kate Watson-Smyth, blogger on Mad About The House

Get to grips with home decor with Kate Watson-Smyth

Join best-selling author, journalist and award-winning interiors blogger Kate Watson-Smyth for a Q&A. Delving into her experience of home design, Kate will have plenty of advice on making the most of your space, as well as tips and tricks from her new book, Mad About The House. Free; Heal's showroom, 11am. Book here.

Jen Stanbrook from Love Chic Living

Style up your family home with Love Chic Living

Looking for a way to dress up your home that doesn't cost the earth? Award-winning interiors blogger Jen Stanbrook from Love Chic Living is a style expert and she has plenty of tips on how to create your dream scheme with limited money and resources - from researching your look to using moodboards. Free; Level 1, 2pm. Book here to guarantee your place.

Calligraphy note

Learn calligraphy with Feather & Flourish

Ever wanted to master the art of calligraphy? Give your handwriting a bit of oomph with a masterclass with Feather & Flourish, the calligraphy and paper goods brand. As well as learning a new skill, you'll come away with a starter kit so you can master your craft at home. Tickets cost £35; Heal's showroom, 4pm. Buy your tickets here.

Sunday 22 April

A tan leather sofa in the Heal's showroom, Birmingham

Get expert advice from top Instagram influencers

At Renovating Your Home with Mailbox, three top Instagram bloggers are teaming up to offer their audience an insight into what goes on behind the scenes of a renovation project. As well as sharing their own experiences, they'll be opening the floor to a Q&A - so you can get all your burning questions answered. Free; Level 1, 11am. Book your place here.

Discover the best in new fabrics

The Mailbox has enlisted fabric specialists Blendworth for an exclusive event to showcase their new collection. Known for their luxurious style and design-led interiors, the brand will be on hand to give advice on how to enhance your home with fabrics and wallpaper. Free; Wesley Barrell showroom, 12pm. Book your place here.

Celebrity interior designer Richard Randall poses with flowers

Make your home blossom with Richard Randall

For the last event of the series, the Mailbox is hosting celebrity interior designer Richard Randall for a talk on the latest floral design trends. Perfect for budding florists, Richard will advise on all things flower-related, from colour palettes to choosing the perfect vase. Free; Level 1, 2pm. Book your place here.