Tag Archives: handbag

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. […]

What’s your Signature style?

Between store openings and conferences, it seems like someone is always traveling at Vera Bradley. All of this packing got us wondering … What’s your go-to bag? We’re asking the first 100 ladies who respond: If you could only take one option with you, which would it be?

The Outlet Sale shopper’s guide to success

Super shoppers, it’s your time to shine. As a nod to the fast-approaching affair – just days away, officially – our expert team of Outlet Sale veterans compiled a survival guide checklist for first-time attendees. Come comfy. Your ensemble for the big event should consist of comfortable clothes and shoes. Rest stop. Visit the restrooms […]

We’re out west!

We packed up our Folkloric and Boysenberry bags, respectfully, and flew to Salt Lake City for the Altitude Design Summit, a conference for design and lifestyle bloggers. Mountain view from our hotel Among other exciting guest speakers, Heather Armstrong of Dooce fame, and Grace Bonney of Design Sponge will be taking to the microphone to […]

Meet Eloise

She’s a lady, and so much more! Eloise has it all; good looks, organization and a timeless elegance unmatched by most modern handbags. She’s always prepared and we can’t get enough of the buttoned-up trend she champions. Her classic snap frame and coin purse silhouette give way to a highly functional, triple-compartment interior. It’s practical […]

Introducing Rachel

This smaller, vintage-inspired crossbody (or shoulder bag) is for the junior Vera girl, or the woman on the move. It showcases a minimal amount of hardware, boxy silhouette, flap closure and extra-long, adjustable strap. But the main draw of this offering is her stylistic nod to the ‘80s. Because of this influence, Rachel is named […]

The naming of a blog

When deciding on a handle for the official Vera Bradley company blog, one particular story resonated above the many, many you hear throughout these halls. Some time ago, before there were four buildings worth of employees … before the Outlet Sale that now notoriously draws fans from around the world … even before the idea of […]