Meet the New Hanging Organizer Collection

Our designers are passionate about how our customers travel. Every traveler has a different packing style that varies by destination and trip length. Last fall, we recognized this customer need and expanded our Weekender Collection to include 3 sizes — the classic Weekender, plus a…

How to Be the Most
Prepared Bridesmaid in the
Wedding Party

Although late spring and early summer are typically dubbed as wedding season, fall continues to be a popular season for both indoor and outdoor nuptials. Whether you’re attending as a guest or gearing up for your bridesmaid debut, it’s likely you have an autumn ceremony…

Packing Tips for Your
Next Business Trip

Although summer always feels hectic with frequent day-trips and quick getaways, fall usually is just as busy. With away football games, camping trips and weekend stays, your fall calendar is bound to book up quickly. In the midst of your crazy schedule, another business trip…

50 Ways to Use
the Iconic Ditty Bag

If you asked ten different Vera Bradley associates what they can’t travel without, you’ll likely get the same answer each time — the Iconic Ditty Bag. The Ditty Bag may be small, but it’s mighty and there’s certainly a reason it’s everyone’s go-to. It’s an…

5 Easy Last-Minute Summer Getaways to Squeeze In

What’s your favorite last-minute destination? Comment below with your favorite summer getaways!As summer comes to an end, we’re shocked with how fast these past few months flew by and surprised at how much we still have left to do on our summer bucket lists. Although…

The Best Tote Bag for Work

Last but certainly not least in our bag versatility series is the tote of all totes: the Iconic Vera Tote. This has long been our go-to silhouette for that everyday bag we all need in our lives. It doesn’t necessarily hold the same things in…

The Ultimate Overnight Travel Bag: Iconic Large Travel Duffel

Whether you’re traveling for five minutes or five days, you need a bag that can weather wherever you’re headed. It doesn’t matter if you’re going to the gym, traveling solo or as a pair, we know you need one bag that’s adaptable to every situation.…

The Best Backpack for School: Lighten Up Frame Backpack

For college students the single most important item you will purchase is your backpack. It’s your sidekick that makes the trip across campus to your 8 am class every morning. It’s the bag you’ll load up for long weekends at home. Ultimately, it’s the backpack…

Everything You Need to Pack for an Overseas Trip

If summer has given you a major case of wanderlust, you’re not alone. Summer is the best time to plan your long getaways to far-away destinations. If your travel plans are bringing you across the pond this year, having the right travel bags is crucial.…

How to Plan the Ultimate Staycation

While we’ve already highlighted, how to prep for weekend road trips, excursions abroad and beach getaways, we can’t forget the most underrated vacation of all: the staycation. We know everyone likes dining out in a new city or sunbathing by the shore, but hear us out. We…