415.924.6413    info@alterationsavenue.com

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San Francisco Bay Area Alterations
Alterations Avenue specializes in high quality alterations and personalized custom services for bridal, special events and casual fashion for men and women.

• personalized fittings
• couture customizing
• minor & major    adjustments
• detailed re-constructions
• fine restorations

• personal consultations
• wardrobe styling
• wardrobe coordinating
• wardrobe organizing
• textile furnishings

Please visit my couture bridal and special event design site: www.sbcouture.com

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Alterations Avenue specializes in high quality alterations and personalized custom services for bridal, special events and casual fashion for men and women. Our services are designed to accommodate your needs and lifestyle with your personal preference in mind.

Your everyday alteration needs are just as important to us as fine couture. Experienced in the design and production of couture bridal gowns, wedding and special occasion dresses, Alterations Avenue brings expertise to all your tailoring demands. We stay true to the original lines and stitching of your garment, whether it's a fine bridal gown, a pair of jeans or an old favorite.

Alterations Avenue can enhance your image and complete your wardrobe without having to spend a lot of money. We will extend your wardrobe by coordinating and renovating each item to look its modern best. Don't know where to start? We can shop with you for small additions or a whole new outfit.

If you need help from the ground up, we begin with a personal consultation. We will uncover your needs and goals. This may, if you desire, include going through your closet and choosing what's "in" and what's "out", what stays and what goes. With Alterations Avenue you will not need to give up sentimental items. We will make the necessary adjustments and give your wardrobe a new fresh look.

You will experience one-on-one personal service at a convenient location and within a very reasonable completion time. Costs for services will be determined at the time of appointment, depending on the individuality of your garment and needs.

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Sylvia Bentcheva's expertise in creating and fitting couture, and especially couture bridal fashions, results from both training and expereince. She has been serving clients from around the world for over twenty-five years, beginning her career in 1980 with her first label—Sylvia Bentcheva Couture. 
Sylvia's unparalleled work is a reflection of her expertise in every aspect of design: from pattern making to precise final fitting, ensuring a thorough understanding of a garment's production.
Dedicated to the highest-quality and most personal service available, Sylvia Bentcheva has mastered an innovative approach to the expertise of creating or perfecting your most important fashion investment to compliment your figure, mannerism and sense of self. With today's busy and knowledgable clients in mind, she will customize her services to fit your preferences.

Creativity, commitment and European quality of workmanship are the approaches that makes Sylvia's work unique.

Sylvia Bentcheva received her degree in Design from the prestigious "D.Danov" College of Design & Production of Leather Haberdashery - Sofia,Bulgaria.

Sylvia's achievements include design, pattern making and production of bridal and special events gowns, textile based home furnishings and accessories. Sylvia provides design and production of couture gowns, wedding dresses and accessories, wardrobe styling, wardrobe coordination, custom alterations and tailoring for her highly satisfied clientele.

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Sylvia is very professional and passionate about what she does.  She is very to the point and doesn't waste your time trying to sell you services you do not need. She doesn't like to procrastinate and she customize my dress with in two weeks even though my wedding was not for another 6 months and my dress was perfect.  I highly recommend Sylvia to any brides out there who need  customization of their gowns.
Chris L.
Pacifica, CA

Sylvia was of great help to me when I was in need of having some special clothing altered. I had several garments by Armani and Gucci which were no longer serviceable, because of a change in weight, and she was able to alter them retaining the original lines of the designers. The clothing fit like a glove afterwards. I was impressed with how she handled delicate fabric, not to mention reasonable pricing and an ideal turn-around time. I would use her services again in a heartbeat!
Philip Lederer
Lederer Gallery, SF

Dear Sylvia, I can't thank you enough for your patience and expertise in altering my wedding gown.  I know it was not an easy job, because of all the layers of chiffon and my crocked back! and you turned it into my custom-made, perfect fit, drop-dead gorgeous dress!  Your suggestion of making a hand-beaded trimmed shawl was the perfect touch.  Your talent and excellent taste was greatly appreciated!
Sue Barton - Weida
San Anselmo, CA

Sylvia, when I began looking for alteration services I also wanted someone to help me coordinate and organize my wardrobe and you fit that need perfectly. In fact, you really simplified my life and that was an extra, greatly appreciated bonus. I truly appreciate your professionalism and excellent service, especially since it is combined with a warm and friendly personality. If, someone once a reference don't hesitate to have them call me. Best regards. 
R.L. Smith
Kentfield, CA

I was really nervous to trust my wedding dress with just anyone, but Sylvia is simply amazing.   Sylvia was honest and passionate.  It was not the easiest dress to work with...it was size 10 and I am size 4, also had a lot of tears on the skirt and she spend a lot of time to come up with a plan.  I left confident and  when I went for my last fitting, the dress was everything I imagined...it fit like a glove!  Sylvia worked miracles.
Annamarrie G.
Novato, CA

Sylvia is a saver!  After a significant weight lost, Sylvia did an excellent job altering and re-constructing my casual clothes and my exclusive designer pieces, and gave my entire wardrobe a new fresh look, needless to say, saved me of buying a new wardrobe. She does an amazing work!  Sylvia is highly experienced and very professional. Her workmanship and talent are extraordinary. I highly recommend Sylvia.
Janette M.
Mill Valley, CA

Sylvia Bentcheva is an experienced stylist, wardrobe coordinator and organizer.  We have worked with her number of times and we are always highly satisfied with her services. She also does excellent alterations, definitely a "one stop shop".  Working with Sylvia is a delight.
Mr. and Ms. Coudell
Tiburon, CA

Sylvia Bentcheva does an excellent job of fixing and altering fine men’s clothing, including trousers, shirts, and jackets.  I have used her services numerous times and I am always happy with the results.
Felix Robles
Larkspur, CA

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P   415.924.6413

E   info@alterationsavenue.com

     863 Magnolia Avenue
     Larkspur, CA 94939

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