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From Humble Beginnings…

We are a premiere alteration boutique, located in downtown Bend in the heart of Central Oregon. Originally established in 2000 as a side-business to her clothing boutique, Gwendy took the leap in 2013 and made A Better Alteration her main focus, with its own location and brand.

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At Your Service

Our alteration specialists can help you with all of your tailoring needs. From hemming to tapers, buttons to zippers, we are here to help!

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Pressed for Time?

Don’t have time to find parking in downtown Bend? Don’t have time to pick up your alteration? We’ve got you covered! Book an appointment for a Mobile Alteration or schedule an Alteration Delivery, anywhere within Bend city limits, and we will come to you.

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A map showing the location of A Better Alteration in downtown Bend, Oregon.

In Downtown Bend

A Better Alteration is located in Downtown Bend. Find our green awning located between Footzone and Gigi’s Boutique.

842 NW Wall St #3
Bend, OR 97703