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Monthly Archives: November 2011

D.I.Y. Wednesday: Paper Stars and Flowers

Waiting for family to arrive? Looking to kill some time while that beautiful Thanksgiving bird browns? What better way than with one of our simple, stunning D.I.Y. designs? Today is a two-for-one post with adorable crafts meant to decorate your holiday tree or next celebration. Let’s make our used paper pretty again, shall we? Paper […]

… with bells on

We have the winners from our We’ll Send You Home This Holiday sweepstakes! Congratulations to K. Clinton from Grantham, our Grand Prize winner, who will receive $750 to fly her or a loved one home for the holidays. We’re also happy to announce our four First Prize winners: P. Griffin from Brighton, J. Rosentel from […]

D.I.Y. Wednesday: Flag Garland

This week, we have a spirited D.I.Y. to add a dazzling string of color to any backdrop. Make your garland as long as you like and drape with abandon for a pretty pick-me-up. Flag Garland What you’ll need: A Vera Bradley paper item (we used the dividers from a 2011 Agenda), scissors or X-Acto knife, […]

What a treat …

Looking fabulous in their Aprons in Suzani, three generations of Bradley women gather for the time-honored tradition of baking holiday treats. Co-founder Barbara Bradley Baekgaard (center), her daughter Amy (left) and her granddaughter Molly (right) share a plate of sugar cookies that look almost too beautiful to eat. While we can’t be sure these were […]

Kim carries …

Retail Visual Design Specialist Kimberly Milentis makes a living out of displaying items in an attractive fashion. Knowing this, we weren’t that surprised when we looked in her bag. Everything is adorable, right down to her gloves, and lucky for us, Kim is a girl who is happy to dish about what she carries. 1. […]