Fall is here and with winter right around the corner, now is the time to incorporate the latest furniture and design trends into your home. I’m always super excited to work with what’s on-trend, and I love that mid-century modern is back in a big way. Its contemporary twist adds sophistication and masculinity to any interior space.

chaise.jpgPeople often ask where I go to get my design inspiration, and there isn’t just a one stop shop. Travelling is where I get most of my inspiration. I love visiting design hubs in Paris, London, Palm Springs, Miami and New York to name a few, and I also love exploring design hotels, museums and libraries for historic inspiration. I pick my favourite things and bring them to you on TV, in magazines and at design shows. For example, my latest inspiration combined mid-century modern with a splash of glamour, which I paired together in a VIP lounge at the Calgary Home and Design show, featuring furniture from

We featured a gorgeous Velvet Chaise Lounger that’s both elegant and timeless. It will add a pop to any room! I always find it exhausting to trek around stores to pick out furniture pieces so having the opportunity to purchase with just a few clicks and have the piece delivered to my door is a life saver.


I have fallen in love with shopping online for key pieces, especially on The selection is amazing and the service is stellar with free shipping and hassle free returns. has a furniture event on now called the Home Furniture Event with over $1.3 million in savings!

Here are a few more of my must-haves that were featured in my trend design space that are also available on

ReclaimedTable.jpgLighting should never be underestimated. Whether it’s a floor lamp, twinkly lights or multi-coloured bulbs, lights can add value to any space. The Zuo Neutrino Modern Floor Lamp or Cassius Ceiling Lamp are sure to liven up a room, along with the Monarch Reclaimed Wood Accent Table or Monarch Magazine Rack. You don’t need to purchase fancy accessories to add comfort to your space.

If you’re preparing to make a bigger purchase for your home, check out the Micro-Suede 3-Piece Sofa set or Bonded Leather Sectional Sofa


As you can probably tell, I am all about taking the stress out of home décor. Lately I have been pinning my top selections to a Pinterest board so I can get a sense of how my space will turn out (and I love that we all get free shipping if we spend $35 or greater)!

Check out the online offerings NOW before it’s too late! Happy decorating!



Janette Ewen
Interior Design and Style expert

My personal mantra "stay interested, be interesting" guides my life. I started my career as an MTV (USA) stylist and since then have had success as style editor and writer for several lifestyle publications in Canada (House and Home, The Globe and Mail, Chatelaine and Chocolat). My love of adventure, and passion for style have been featured in the LA Times, Nylon Magazine, In Style Magazine and on Entertainment Tonight. I can be seen regularly on national TV shows in Canada and the USA including Cityline and Canada AM, as well as The Decorating Adventures of Ambrose Price (VH1) and the HGTV series From the Ground Up. I continually entice readers and viewers to focus on experience and celebrate life to the fullest.