The Spirit of Kentucky

The Spirit of Kentucky

By Carolyn Horwitz Photography by Julie Soefer / © 2018 Interiors Magazine

“Lucinda Loya wasn’t planning rigorous, high-end design when she purchased a home in Louisville, Kentucky. The Houston-based decorator– who had grown up nearby, over the state line in small-town Indiana– envisioned only an easy, relaxed getaway for her family, for use on holidays and annual pilgrimages to the Kentucky Derby. One key purchase changed all that, leading Loya on a decorating journey that saw her transform the 1875 Italianate-style mansion, purchased in a state of disrepair, into a melange of styles, colors, and eras that somehow coalesce in cohesion. Walk from one exuberant room to the next, and transitions that at a first glance seem non sequiturs begin to take on logic.” 

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