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Monthly Archives: May 2012

Howdy, (southern) partners!

It’s been awhile since we gave a friendly shout out to some of our favorite retail partners. Today, we’re showcasing a handful of standouts from the South. Looking good, everyone! Forte 223 North Front Street Aledo, TX 76008 (817) 441-5400 fortealedo.com   Wrapsody 161 Main Street Birmingham, AL 35244 (205) 989-7277 112 N College Street […]

iPhone cases have arrived!

Excuse me, Miss, we’ve got color on the line … They’re here! They’re here! In celebration of the much-anticipated arrival of our Hardshell Case for iPhone 4 and 4S, we’re giving away 10 of these awesome new tech accessories, here on Inside Stitch. Simply comment below, telling us about your all-time favorite app, and we’ll select […]

Style this bag: Bridesmaids

The mission: The request was twofold: 1) Choose a style that makes a great bridesmaid gift, and 2) Create a complete bridal party look with a favorite Vera Bradley color in mind. Accomplished by: Colorist and Material Developer for Product Development Kat Kovac Our wedding series marches on, with a second installment of Style this […]

Feeling inspired: Picnic

With the recent launch of our Picnic collection, we found ourselves daydreaming about a spot under the arms of a big shady tree, a good book and a delicious lunch spread. If we could organize and share our vision of the ideal, oh-so-lovely, lackadaisical summer day, it would look something like this  … Feeling Inspired: […]

For the Graduate …

We asked our Facebook friends, “In your opinion, what makes the greatest graduation gift?” Here are the top vote-getters; a personal shopping guide assembled by those who know best … all of you! 1. Vera – 419 votes | 2. Large Duffel – 191 votes | 3. Laundry Bag & Shower Caddy – 71 votes […]

Style this bag: Bridesmaids

The mission: This request was twofold: 1) Choose a style that makes a great bridesmaid gift, and 2) Create a complete bridal party look with a particular Vera Bradley color in mind. Accomplished by: Assistant Photographer Emily Michael With a growing staff chock-full of wonderful women, we almost always have a few blushing brides in […]

Turn the Town Pink 2012

Each spring, as the Indiana foliage returns to a lush shade of green, volunteers and the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer take to local neighborhoods, parks and businesses to Turn the Town Pink. Handcrafted ribbons – each bearing the name of someone who has endured a battle against breast cancer – are carefully attached […]

Some love for the E-Com Moms

In the spirit of this wonderful day, meant to honor the women who have made us who we are, the Vera Bradley E-Commerce team chose to mark Mother’s Day with a very special celebration … Bring Your Mother to Work Day! After all, no matter how old you get, it’s still fun to hold up […]

More scoop on the Stitch …

We’re off Turning the Town Pink today, but we rarely pass up the opportunity to take a quick poll. In an effort to bring you more of what you love on Inside Stitch, we have to ask: We appreciate your feedback and your readership!

To my Mom …

Recently, we’ve been sharing gift ideas inspired by a handful of familiar female characters; the ones, we feel, are most common yet tough to shop for. As the last-minute Mother’s Day shopping commences, here are a our suggestions for the Mom who loves … Pictured: Grand Traveler, Hatbox Cosmetic, Garment Bag and Hipster in Lime’s […]