Introducing the
Packable Collection

As our customers’ lives and needs evolve, so do our bags. Our designers listen closely to consumer comments, concerns and requests to ensure our bags have every detail and feature our fans desire. We heard your need for lighter weight bags and soon our Packable…

Thanksgiving Travel Tips:
Pack Like a Pro

Thanksgiving is one of the most underrated holidays. Sandwiched between the chaos of Halloween and festivities of Christmas, Thanksgiving often gets overshadowed. However, Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays out there! Filled with family, friends and of course, food, you can always count on…

Introducing the Lighten Up Convertible Travel Bag

With so many varying needs based on the traveler, destination and duration of trip, there isn’t necessarily a one-size-fits-all perfect travel bag. However, our designers are one step closer by creating an all-in-one travel bag that functions as a duffel, backpack and hipster. That’s right…

What Travel Bag is Best
for the Holidays: Quiz

The second the clock strikes midnight on November 1, everything switches over from Halloween to holiday. From festive décor to a jolly attitude, November and December bring a sense of excitement unlike any other season. The next several weeks are sure to be filled with…

What Type of Traveler Are You—and What Bag Should You Use?

The way one packs can tell you a lot about a person and where their travels are taking them. Depending on the type of trip and destination, the way one packs changes drastically. Some of us tend to bring eight shirt options for a three-day…

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…