Fashion is more than just a pretty cover. Alchemist creates clothing with regard for people and environment, for people who believe in beautiful fair fashion for more than one season. For our collection we use mainly sustainably produced materials and prefer natural fibres, real comfort wear. All our sustainable materials are certified and in the […]
Caroline Mewe (1962) is the founder of Alchemist.She grew up on the island Terschelling and is forever inspired by the islands light. This translates directly into the colours of her work, that have a chalky optic and keep reoccurring with every collection – one of the reasons everything mixes and matches well together.Nowadays she lives […]
Alchemist aims to merge luxury fashion with an honest lifestyle. To founder Caroline Mewe fashion is just as important as ethical entrepreneurship. Beautiful clothes that are made well from sustainable materials, because what you wear so close to the skin should fit in every single way. Alchemist aspires to inspire, not to dictate: pretty fair.
Alchemist carefully creates two collections each year, with respect for the people and the environment. These are assembled from designs that are easily mixed and matches with previous collections. Our standards are high, for what is made well, lasts longer. That too is sustainability. This same care and attention we give to social-ethical and sustainable […]
Sustainability is no passing trend. It’s in our DNA and an indispensable part of how we work. We are continuously striving to make Alchemist even more sustainable. We consider every new step we take very carefully, because sustainability isn’t something you can just plug into a company. It calls for constant dedication to working as […]
Corporate social responsibility is one of our cornerstones. Prior to 2016, we had set ourselves the goal that 90% of our products should come from producers who have a certificate for social-ethical business practices. Since then, all the factories with whom we work have one or more such certificates, and undergo annual audit by various […]
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 […]