With passion for style

Sylvia Bentcheva's expertise in creating and fitting couture, and especially couture bridal fashions, results from both training and experience.  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 knowledgeable 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 is an expert personal stylist and wardrobe consultant  for men and women with 20 years of experience.  As a fashion designer for over 25 years, Sylvia brings her dressmaking expertise to your wardrobe styling and as an expert tailor she will save your investment and enhance your wardrobe as no one else. Consultations are available at her premises in Larkspur, California or in the convenience of your home.

Sylvia is a designer of couture fashion that includes bridal gowns, wedding dresses and custom made accessories for weddings and special events. Elegant one-of-a-kind jewelry, silk wraps, veils, garters, ring bear pillows and are just to name a few. 

Sylvia's passion for unique beauty and clean lines clearly shows in her jewelry collection. Sylvia's designs are elegant and feminine that enhance woman's wardrobe from simple look to night out or special event.  With the modern women in mind Sylvia created a new collection of contemporary yet stylish jewelry for casual day wear, business events to night out. 

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 and making of wedding and special events gowns, evening purses and other accessories made from silk and intricate hand-bead work.

Her expertise also includes designing of wedding dresses, bridal accessories, elegant jewelry designs for every occasion, custom alterations(tailoring) for men and women and custom textile furnishings for the home interior for her highly satisfied clientele.

Your wedding day is the most important day in your life. Such importance requires that everything be perfect, and this starts with your wedding dress. Wedding dress consultations is important step of getting the alteration process start.  Sylvia's wedding dress alterations and bridal gown (and party) work is superbly crafted and of the highest quality. As an European-trained designer and couturier of custom gowns, Sylvia bring dressmaking expertise to your wedding gown alterations. As an alterations expert, Sylvia brings to your bridal experience the perfection in how you look and how your entire party looks—if that is desired. If you must have the best on your wedding day, then please call to schedule your consultation.  Sylvia offers the full range of services for brides, bridesmaids, mother-of-the bride and groom, groom, best men and party.

Serving San Francisco Bay area. Mill Valley. Belvedere. Tiburon. Ross. Kentfield. Greenbrae. Larkspur, San Rafael. Novato. Sausalito. East Bay. Santa Rosa. All Marin county, Sonoma county. Napa county.


High quality bridal gown party alterations San Francisco, Marin county, Mill Valley.
European couture style for the distinguished customer