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Are you a cappuccino drinker who’ll decorate a space with the ease and lightness that go along with the frothy, relaxed drink? Or are you more of an espresso drinker who will tackle an empty space full on with bold colors and prints that are associated with the dark and energetic caffeinated delight?
The sixth annual Moves Design Challenge theme encompasses the feelings associated with the one thing most New Yorkers can’t live without – coffee. We’ll see what our teams come up with! And this year for the first time, the Challenge will include making over a child’s corner in the name of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America, the charity which this year’s challenge benefits.
We put the teams underneath the cathedral ceilings of Platinum Properties’ penthouse at Tribeca’s 88 Franklin to get to know one another before they meet for the competition in August.
With charisma that makes you go weak at the knees, CBS 2 news anchor Chris Wragge and New York City celebrity interior designer Maria Brito of Lifestyling By Maria Gabriela Brito are working together as Team One.
But with competitive spirits that could rival professional footballers, Pix 11 news anchor Dan Mannarino and New York City celebrity interior designer Nicole Gibbons of Nicole Gibbons Studio and So Haute will take on the challenge as Team Two.