Our Story


Driven by a commitment to zero waste, Paper Boat Collective steadily set asea on the 25th of January, 2013 to showcase the unsung talent of India’s traditional craftspeople. We’re inspired by the unwavering courage of budding artists across the country, priding ourselves in supporting small-scale production and organic enterprises alike. A celebration of our traditional heritage, our collection is a contemporary expression of a modern India.

We’re a conscious business that listens to our conscience.

Consistently working towards being organic, sustainable and responsible, we showcase local talent through the perfect union of ancient wisdom and modern techniques. Our meticulous curation process ensures everything you see captures our ethos in its entirety. Our product range extends from apparel and accessories to home décor and furniture. Lighting and ceramics to books and stationery.

Created for all genders, and guests of all ages.



Founder & Creative Director


An NID graduate, Bhagyashree was always keen on exploring new mediums of expression. Her journey of self discovery led her into the exciting fields of set design, retail, branding, visual merchandising and museum design.

A heady mix of colours, textures, tones, thoughts and ideas nurtured over twenty-odd years which culminated into one singular expression - Paper Boat Collective.