The holiday season is the perfect time for get-togethers and celebrations in the company of family and friends.  Join lifestyle and decorating expert Janette Ewen as she reveals her tips to create a warm and stylish ambiance for your holiday parties. Read more (and watch) for the details.

As many of our readers know, Janette Ewen is a long time collaborator of The Style Blog. Whether she’s helping us find the perfect accent chairs  or taking us along on a “Must-Visit” design tour of London, her advice and insider info is always a home run! This time, Janette takes us to Birdbar, one of her favourite Montreal haunts where she gives us advice on creating the perfect holiday speakeasy-like ambiance.

With the help of this season’s key pieces, Janette answers the age old question: What’s the secret to a successful party? Her answer?

“A dash of creativity with a big helping of the right attitude!  And there’s no need for a huge space — the best parties often have a more intimate feel,” she points out.

Take a look at our latest video and create on your very own cozy & glamorous holiday atmosphere!


Janette Ewen HolidayJanette Ewen, Interior stylist and The Style Blog collaborator (at Mobilia, we just LOVE everything she does!)

From her start as an MTV set stylist to her successful career as a designer, design editor, TV host and ambassador for brands such as Moet, Mobilia and PANDORA Jewelry, Janette has continually sought to entice audiences to design their own eclectic experiences and celebrate life to the fullest. Janette’s personal mantra “stay interested, be interesting” guides her exciting life—full of design, travel and creation. Janette’s adventures and passion for style and good taste have been featured in the LA Times, Nylon Magazine, The Globe and Mail and House and Home magazine.

As a design partner at Parker Barrow Design studio, Janette is “over the moon” to be creating spaces that would find a happy home in her fast-paced, whimsical life.

Janette’s fans enjoy keeping up with her adventures through her popular social media pages including Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Her blog “gojette” is a go-to for trends setters and tastemakers alike. In her spare time Janette loves traveling, rally car racing and hiking throughout North America.