As a Detroit-native, I spent two decades building a career in corporate America before leaving to take on a new challenge as Founder of womenswear label Alchemy Detroit; an American tailored collection crafted from simple sophistication, flawless construction and classic lines. 

Our brand speaks to Her brilliance, celebrates Her individuality, and supports Her individual style. 

What started as a label for Her has quickly expanded to include Him…husbands, boyfriends, fathers, and grandfathers are now wearing our tees, jackets, and scarves. I look forward to Alchemy’s continued evolution!

With gratitude,


 Shelley L. Van Riper