For my Google+ cooking debut (see below) I decided to go with an all-white motif. Symbolizing new beginnings in many traditions I thought it would be a great way to kick my online video presence off with a bang! When creating a monochromatic motif, it’s important to combine a variety of materials and textures (as well as shades) to avoid a sterile or somber appearance. Flickering candlelight doesn’t hurt either! For my tablescape, I incorporated crystal, glass and silver highlights to enhance the light, ethereal feel.
Want to recreate the effect? Here are some ideas to get you started
To complete the feeling of tranquility I compiled an iTunes playlist of downtempo electronic music (link will open in iTunes).
The final verdict? A hearty thumbs up from composer/producer Navid Lancaster, who helped with behind the scenes logistics and will be the musical guest on my series’ debut on December 6th
Watch the replay below!