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Monthly Archives: April 2013

April in Instagrams

Over the past few weeks, April showers have come often to the Midwest, resulting in at least one patch of beautiful petals in time for Earth Day. We celebrated another “holiday” when we hosted the 2013 Outlet Sale for 6 days in Fort Wayne and had the opportunity to meet many of you, hear your […]

Table Talk: Store Associates

From left to right: Elaine B., Jillian C., Deb G., Megan M. There is something so comfortable about a Vera Bradley Store. Maybe it’s the plush couches with beautiful fabric inviting guests to relax, or the warm hues in the bold wallpaper, or the familiarity of those white cabinets brimming with popular styles. For many, […]

Sound summer style

A pair of lovely ladies, Vera Bradley Trend Reporter Liz M. and Product Designer Sylvia V., recently attended the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Annual Festival, an 8-day series of concerts held over two weekends in the Indio, California, desert. While Liz was taking in the festivities for the first time, the event is quite […]

New for Mother’s Day

May is all about the women in our lives who support us, teach us and inspire us. With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, this latest batch of styles arrived at the perfect time. From the weekend warrior to the gardener extraordinaire to those with an affinity for beautiful baubles, we have something colorful for her this […]

Heart and Soles

On the morning of April 15, the Vera Bradley social media team sent a tweet wishing our International Design Specialist Ashley S. good luck as she neared the starting line at the 117th running of the Boston Marathon. But as news of the explosions circulated, excitement gave way to concern for the runners, volunteers, spectators […]

Until next spring …

A special thank you to everyone who made the 2013 Vera Bradley Outlet Sale one of the best to date. It was an amazing six days spent in a sea of colors and styles, meeting you and hearing your wonderful stories. We can’t wait for next year! Save the date for the 2014 Vera Bradley […]

Pretty. Delicious. [Key Lime]

When we were planning our Summer 2013 photo shoot, we wanted to head somewhere exotic, tropical and exciting. So, we packed our duffels and headed south – past Miami – to the Florida Keys for a week of sun-soaked adventure. Though we’ve since crossed back over the Seven Mile Bridge and returned to the Midwest, […]

April Showers, part 3

It’s been such a thrill working with the talented Kim Stoegbauer of The TomKat Studio this week and watching her share ideas for Vera Bradley Baby-inspired gatherings to celebrate mom and little one. As promised, we’ve compiled all of the do-it-yourself projects and printables you’ll need to recreate Kim’s memorable soirees. Happy party planning! Tutti […]

Color comes ashore

Just in time for warmer days, a wave of new Summer styles has hit verabradley.com and your Vera Bradley Store. Great for days spent lounging seaside or poolside, or as the perfect graduation gifts, these fun-and-sun-worthy styles are a colorful beachcomber’s dream. Pictured: 1. Seashore Clear Cosmetic in Lilli Bell | 2. Tumbler in Lilli Bell | 3. Sarong in […]