Joel Klaff, Draper, was recently part of the Oscar-winning design team for "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button." His other film credits include "Ray," "Empire Falls," "Dreamer," "All the Kings Men," and "Public Enemies." Joel is also a multi-talented artist who has been exhibited widely.


John Diekmann has more than 20 years of experience in design, retail operations and visual merchandising, as a manager of "Acorn Antiques and Uniques, Ltd.," Director of Visual Planning for Ward's 235 stores nationwide, and design consultant and owner of his own company, j.d. inc. Early in his career, John was Apparel Designer and Artistic Director for a fashion house based in Houston and Las Vegas.

Creative team


1906 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL 60657


John Diekmann and Joel Klaff
, the men behind the curtain, will design, measure, estimate, order, fabricate and install for the well-dressed home!


Custom Drapery Chicago Workroom makes custom drapery, window treatments, bedding, upholstered furniture, and wall coverings. Select from custom drapery, roman shades, duvets and quilted bed coverings, decorative and architectural hardware, shutters, solar shades, motorziation, all Hunter Douglas window treatments, natural woven roman shades, sliding panels, wallcoverings, natural fiber and wool area rugs, and upholstered furniture. Visit our showroom in Chicago.