A Peter Rogers portrait of Hitz's close friend, the late Nan Kempner, hangs in the library. "The room doesn't get a lot of light, so I decided to make it cozy and turned it into an English-style portrait room ." Alex Hitz'a LA home.
In the library of Connie Newberry's Dutchess County, New York, house, a sofa covered in Holland & Sherry moleskin blends into the walls. A coffee table from Gerald Bland "adds the pop of red every room needs," Newberry says. Antelope carpet by Stark.