about simoneone / Simona Bunardzhieva

Papergem is a sustainable brand founded by Simona Bunardzhieva in 2020. With a strong focus on protecting the environment and promoting eco-conscious practices, Papergem offers a range of beautiful and eco-friendly products such as greeting cards, wrapping and tissue paper, twine, stickers, washi tape and more. The brand's mission is to provide consumers with high-quality products that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also kind to the planet.

Thanks to the brand's commitment to sustainability, Papergem has become a popular choice for eco-conscious shoppers. Currently, Papergem products are sold in more than 30 stores around the United States and the world, with plans to expand even further in the near future. By using only recyclable, compostable, and biodegradable materials and with zero-plastic tolerance in their products and packaging, Papergem is setting a new standard for sustainability in the industry. With Simona's passion for protecting the environment and her commitment to creating products that are both beautiful and eco-friendly, Papergem is quickly becoming a go-to brand for conscious consumers. 


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