"Joe is outstanding to work with and very professional. I would highly recommend Classic Designs".
"Joe's knowledge is deep and profound. He is the inheritor of a craft tradition, and brings a very high level of integrity to everything he does. He is the real deal! And I am NOT overstating things when I say that in this world of fast, cheap and easy, Joe reaffirmed for me the beauty, value and importance of fine craft. He embodies those ideal. I could not recommend him more highly."
"Excellent. Mr. Hlifka brings an old-world craftsmanship to his work. He is extremely conscientious. It was a pleasure working with him."
"Joe does great work and at a great price. He was very detailed, double and triple checking to make sure the product you ended up with was right. His craftsmanship is spot on. Extremely happy with the complete process."
"He is an excellent craftsman and there are no mistakes if good fabric is used. I would recommend him as an artist and craftsman with excellent skills".
"Joe provided good advise right from the begining of our projects and helped us select the right materials. He also provided some design ideas that improved the comfort or our piece. He is a skilled and careful craftsman. I would recommend him for both upholstery and repair of furniture including antiques."