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We believe that people are no solitary creatures; we are connected with our environment. The story goes that alchemists were in search of the formula for making gold. They wanted to transform the mundane into something exquisite. By fusing together different substances, they hoped to create the most precious material in existence. We pursue that same dream and believe that alchemy will occur when different elements come into contact with one another.

“We aspire to inspire, not to dictate. Because beautiful clothes feel right.”


At Alchemist our mission is to combine luxury fashion with an honest lifestyle. Every year, we carefully create two collections. These collections are assembled from designs that are easily mixed and matched with our earlier collections. Our quality standards for our materials and production are high. When the first samples arrive at our office, we […]

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Caroline Mewe (1962) is the founder of Alchemist. She grew up on the island Terschelling and is forever inspired by the light of the island. This translates directly into the colors of her work, that has a chalky optic and keep reoccurring with every collection. Inspiration Nowadays she lives and works in Amsterdam, and Alchemist […]

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At Alchemist we like to work with natural materials. Our materials are sustainably produced and almost always certified. We avoid using azo-dyes, plasticizers and nonylphenol ethoxylates in the production of our clothing. Wool, cotton, and linen are fabrics that keep you cool in summer, but also warm on cooler days. In addition to these materials, […]

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No people, no Alchemist: meet our team of connectors. BARBORAdesigner ‘It is a conscious choice to make sustainable fashion. We want to know in which countries, by which people and under what conditions our clothes are made. With each collection, we ask ourselves which sustainable fabrics we want to work with. We continually need to make […]

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