There are millions of dogs out there, each with their own personality. Why shouldn’t their leashes reflect that? That was the idea Pink Papyrus founder Christine Abdelmalek had one day after watching other women walk their dog. Leashes are used on a daily basis, so why not invest in something unique and stylish? This drove Christine to launch Pink Papyrus, a brand specializing in creating stylish, carefully crafted accessories for man’s best friend.
Christine has described Pink Papyrus as a fun, unique, and exciting venture that’s changing an entire industry. Before she got into a world of creativity and designing, she worked as a full-time pharmacist. Even with this fulfilling career, she felt something was missing.
One day, Christine saw a woman walking her dog. While this is something people see every day, Christine noticed something else: the leash was lacking in style, creativity, or personality. That was when she realized that she wanted to create beautiful-looking accessories to celebrate the individuality of each owner and their pet. While still working full-time as a pharmacist, Christine and her veterinarian husband strategized and created Pink Papyrus.
They focused on creating a brand that would celebrate the modern dog, allowing them to update their style and be celebrated by their adoring pet owners. Because of their commitment and perseverance, Pink Papyruscontinued to grow into the success it is today.
Pink Papyrus is more than just a business that sells leashes and collars. It’s a personalized brand that provides high-quality products. By mixing and matching styles, colors, and products, pet owners can create a look for their pet that they’ll love. This is what has attracted the attention of celebrities around the country, who enjoy pampering their pets with Pink Papyrus products.
In addition to looking great, Pink Papyrus products are environmentally sustainable. Their leashes are made from organic, hand-spun cotton, making sure they’re safe for your pet to wear. In addition, they’re animal-friendly for more than just dogs! Pink Papyrus uses 100% vegan leather. Investing in these eco-friendly materials allows Pink Papyrus to spread the love to their customers, their pets, and the planet. Buying these products is something you can feel good about.
As someone who completely switched careers and took the plunge into entrepreneurship, Christine has a lot of wisdom to share. One of the main pieces of advice she would share to aspiring entrepreneurs is to never give up on your passion and goals. She never let go of the dream to use her creative flair, even when she was a pharmacist.
When things get difficult in the business world, Christine emphasizes that it’s crucial to remember why the business came into being. What is the ultimate goal? For Pink Papyrus, it’s to design carefully curated products for the modern dogs of today, and change the pet accessory industry forever. With their determination, it’s clear they’re well on the way to accomplishing that dream!