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Monthly Archives: February 2012

D.I.Y. Wednesday: Birthday Card

Every girl wants to feel special on her birthday. So, imagine the warm fuzzies you’ll pass along with a handmade, mini-garland-adorned, Vera Bradley d.i.y. card! The surprise inside spreads a little extra cheer for all joyous occasions and offers the perfect complement to your well wishes. Birthday Card What you’ll need: A Vera Bradley Note […]

Style this bag: Resort

The mission: Share your ideal ensemble for a day at the beach or strolling the boardwalk, incorporating styles from our fun new collection, Resort. Accomplished by: Libby Bates, Web Merchandise Coordinator and newest member of the social media team For those who follow Vera Bradley closely through social media, you might remember this adorable intern […]

Beach bound and beautiful

Today, we are officially launching our Resort collection online and in stores. The Beach Towels and Flip Flops you’ve come to love have some fresh-faced new friends, including the Medium and Large Resort Totes, Resort Cosmetic and the Sarong. Shhh … Listen … Do you hear those seagulls and rolling waves arriving on shore? Yeah, […]

D.I.Y. Wednesday: Magnets

This D.I.Y. is so cute, you’re going to wish you had more magnetic surfaces in your living space. These decorative little squares are strong, stylish and the best way to add some colorful decor to your refrigerator door. Magnets What you’ll need: Ruler, cardboard, patterned paper (we used the first and last page of a […]

Pretty and packed

Being surrounded by luggage and travel accessories all day has its advantages. These Vera Bradley staff members (and master travelers) share their advice on summer packing strategies and techniques. “Store sunscreen in a (1) Ditty Bag. It’s always packed and ready to grab and the plastic lining keeps the mess to a minimum.” – Jennifer F., […]

D.I.Y. Valentine’s Day: Fortune Cookies

We know what you’re thinking … A D.I.Y. on Tuesday?! It’s true. Your eyes are not deceiving you. We wrestled with the logistics of sending each of you a dozen red roses, but when it was decided the execution of such a gesture would be too difficult, we opted to surprise our readers with a […]

And the lucky lady is …

Last week, we announced the new Bridesmaids category on verabradley.com and invited brides to comment for a chance to win gifts for their bridal party. Congratulations are in order for Jennine R., who was randomly selected as the winner! The bride-to-be chose a Large Duffel in Baroque for each of her eight attendants in her […]

D.I.Y. Wednesday: Heart Garland

This D.I.Y. Wednesday, love is in the air … no, really. It’s everywhere; even dripping from the ceiling in the form of this gorgeous heart garland, made from a Mini Notebook and hung with care. Sweet, isn’t it? Heart Garland 1. What you’ll need: A Mini Notebook with Pocket and a stapler 2. Tear out […]