Author Archives: NissaVB

Crown thee colorful

 To our delightful surprise, it turns out our Brand Ambassador Meryl Davis is more than just a great athlete. She’s pretty crafty as well! Below, she shares her 4 simple steps for creating a Coachella-inspired flower crown. Missing out on a DIY flower crown JUST bc I’m not going to Coachella ~ No way Jose […]

Polish off the look

Our celebration of Summer Sparkle starts with a lustrous manicure. Product Development Design Assistant Van joins us today to share her guide to this glitzy, glimmering nail art, inspired by Pixie Blooms. Van’s advice: PREPARE. Before you apply your base coat, buffer your nails and then clean with alcohol or water (not soap). TIPS. Paint […]

A DIY from the heart

Do something sweet for someone this Valentine’s Day with this simple craft that speaks right to the heart. Message in a Mason Jar WHAT YOU’LL NEED: mason jar, painter’s tape, stencil (we chose a heart), sharp knife, black chalkboard paint, twine or ribbon, chalkboard pen or chalk, goodies (see suggestions below) 1. Position painter’s tape […]

Spirit of the Season

With all the glitter and gifting this time of year, it’s easy to forget about the simple gestures that deliver the most genuine joy. Take a moment to make someone’s day brighter, during the holidays and always. A small gesture goes a long way …

Color and Cheer

Download a dose of holiday happy with our festive digital wallpapers, perfect for setting a yuletide tone for the season. Download: Desktop | Tablet | Mobile Win them and be Jolly! Now that your tech is dressed … Jump over to our Jolly Holiday sweepstakes on Facebook and enter for a chance to win a […]

A Cup of Cheer

It is our opinion that a few flakes of glitter can make anything flashy and festive. With this in mind, we hosted a special Sip ‘n Sparkle gathering for 25 team members to create these dazzling decoupaged mugs. Love the luster? With a few supplies and a little time, you can simulate this shimmery DIY […]

Be Kind. Be Colorful.

The Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer is dedicated to finding a cure, with 87 cents of every dollar donated going directly to breast cancer research. Do you have someone close to the cause? Give their present a purpose. This year, make a donation in their name and seal the gesture with a pretty Pink […]

A Vision in White

This year, Vera Bradley’s entry for the Festival of Trees – an annual event held in our hometown of Fort Wayne, Indiana – was a wintry display that begged the question, “Do you want to build a snowman?” Or snow woman, as the case may be. “Because our tree’s ultimate destination is Erin’s House for […]

Warm and Cozy

Twas a month before Christmas, and she longed to be snug, with ‘mallows at play in a hot chocolate-filled mug. When off of the couch, there arose something comfy, A blanket with pattern, that was also quite fluffy. • Her goosebumps persisted, her chill to the core, She sat up, quite frozen, there had to […]