Bright Ideas Before building, Cummings kept a notebook of decorating ideas. The swing in the kitchen (above) was inspired by one a friend had in her home. Right, a window in Olive’s nook offers a bird’s eye view of the kitchen. Opposite, a whimsical hot air balloon mobile and paper lanterns hang in a window.
Cheerful Spot: Opposite, contrasting colors and furnishings unite in the bathroom, where the painted claw-foot tub is a focal point. Top, a colorful sequined curtain separates Olive’s nook from her mom’s loft bedroom.
Natural light floods the living area, which also serves as an art studio.