advertisement

advertisement

advertisement

advertisement

advertisement

advertisement

3 Bees Paperie

American Made Since 2009

Reena Vadehra & Jaee Likhite

New York, New York
Founded in 2009, 3 Bees Paperie is an eco-friendly, social event stationery company that is inspired by South Asian design.

Tell us about your business.

3 Bees Paperie was started by two friends in 2009 who saw that there was a lack of modern and high quality wedding stationery available for South Asian couples in the United States. The idea, then, was to combine South Asian aesthetics with the Western appreciation for high-end paper. The result is a unique and fresh alternative for wedding stationery for both South Asian and non-South Asian brides and grooms. Of course, we branched out to baby, personal, and holiday stationery as well. We also wanted to make sure our products were as green as possible and sourced out eco-friendly papers and printers. For our next phase in our business, we would like to expand our personal stationery lines and offer more ready-to-order items for diverse audiences.

What makes your business stand out?

3 Bees Paperie is inspired by South Asian design and is also committed to eco-friendly products.

What's the best business advice you've received?

Research, research, research. Take the time to research the market, your potential customers, and your vendors before launching.

Comments (0)

Advertisement

Mark Your Calendar

  • WINNERS ANNOUNCED
    Oct. 17, 2014

    2014 Award Winner and Audience Choice Winner announced.

    See past Award Winners
  • AMERICAN MADE MEETUP
    Nov. 7, 2014

    Join Martha at the American Made Summit kickoff cocktail party.

    Buy Tickets Now
  • AMERICAN MADE SUMMIT
    Nov. 8, 2014

    Don’t miss our networking event and maker lecture series in New York City.

    Buy Tickets Now
  • RENEGADE CRAFT FAIR
    Nov. 15 - 16, 2014

    Shop for holiday gifts at the Martha Stewart American Made Pavilion.

    Learn More

More Finalists

  • 2014 Audience Choice Winner
    Self taught metal artist opened up a gallery on bridge-less low country island 13+ years ago to specialize in handcrafting coastal sculptures.
    Crafts, Recycled, Upcycled, Vintage Crafts
  • 2014 Design Finalist

    Paloma's Nest

    Jose Vasquez-Corbalan & Caroline Vasquez
    At Paloma's Nest, we create new traditions for modern families through handmade heirlooms that are designed to be passed on for generations.
    Design, Furniture & Home Accessories
  • 2014 Crafts Finalist

    Lead Head Glass

    Chad Ackley
    Handmade Glass Terrariums using reclaimed raw materials from abandoned and deconstructed homes in Detroit. Detroit made. Detroit Reclaimed.
    Crafts, Ceramics, Pottery & Glass
  • 2014 Crafts Finalist

    Threadfollower

    Cynthia Treen
    At threadfollower, we create hand-stitching kits because “making” makes us happy and we want to share that joy with others!
    Crafts, Fiber Crafts

advertisement

advertisement