Inside Stitch

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Monthly Archives: August 2011

Bliss carries …

Bliss Cook, Vera Bradley Financial Analyst, is quite the girl on the go. When she’s not busy providing analytical support to our creative teams, she can often be found doing something active (she loves running and yoga) or volunteering in the community. “My family has always taught me the importance of volunteering (I started tying […]

Show us your spirit!

  The Vera Bradley Spirit Squad has been busy spreading school spirit throughout Texas … check it out!     If you’re in the area, stop in Thursday, August 25 through Sunday, August 28 for your last chance to receive a free personalized tee when you sign up for the Vera Bradley Spirit Squad. See […]

We’re on a roll …

  Now arriving: Our Signature Rolling Luggage in a favorite fall color, Mocha Rouge. These styles are designed for the tourist, commuter and traveler alike, with rouge and rosy blush sketched florals on a chocolate-brown background. From rolling uprights to wheeled duffels, there’s a size and design for every destination.     Also new for […]

Web Team Warriors

What better way to spend a Saturday than scaling giant walls, leaping over fire, and scrambling through a murky mud pit? That’s how members of our Web Team, along with a few other Vera Bradley employees, spent their Saturday as they completed the 3.1 mile Warrior Dash in Crawfordsville, Indiana. There was a lot of mud […]

Take me out to the ballgame

This past Sunday, Vera Bradley employees gathered at Parkview Field in downtown Fort Wayne for a company picnic that was full of food, fun and a lot of hometown spirit. We cheered on our very own Fort Wayne TinCaps as they took on the Lansing Lugnuts of Lansing, Michigan. Despite a bit of rain, we enjoyed a […]

Versatility in Tech Cases

We recently asked our employees what’s their favorite way to store their technology. They certainly surprised us with creative new storage techniques. We thought the ideas were so great we would share them with you!   1. Emily Michael, Assistant Photographer in our Photo Studio, suggests a use for the Medium Cosmetic. She stores portable hard […]

Happy Birthday Vera!

We’re celebrating the inspiration behind our colorful company. Today, co-founder Barbara Bradley Baekgaard’s mother Vera Bradley would have celebrated her 102nd birthday, and her grace and style lives on through the characterful products.   The memory of Vera is still present as her picture is displayed in each of our Retail Store locations.   In […]

Microfiber amore

Timeless, tailored styles in luscious Wine, rich Espresso and always-classic Black make this Vera Vera collection the best yet. Twelve beautifully designed shapes feature elegant floral quilting on durable microfiber, accented with dramatic metal zippers, oversized zipper pulls and sophisticated floral linings.

Welcome, Sweet Caroline

Congratulations are in order for our favorite Inside Stitch blogger, Courtney, who on Monday welcomed her second little girl, Caroline Margery. We wish Courtney a lovely maternity leave and a lot of quality time with her new bundle of joy. In the meantime, we’ll do our best to fill her shoes and continue to keep […]