40 Years of Vera Bradley

2022 marks our big birthday and the best reason to celebrate with you ALL year!

Our founders were traveling together in 1982 when the idea for cheerful, colorful travel bags began.
From classic duffel bags to fan-favorite backpacks, we're celebrating every style that makes us, us.   The go-to bag for four decades (and counting!)
Here’s to 40 years      of female-led ingenuity     of innovative design     of inspired community     of making the world a brighter place

Tote-ally Organized

Particularly popular among everyone who loves pockets (and who doesn't?!), our namesake style has been showcasing your organizational skills for over three decades.

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Vera Tote

Vera Tote Bag

in Recycled Cotton
$120

Vera Tote Bag

in Recycled Cotton
$120

Vera Tote Bag

in Recycled Cotton
$120
Campus Backpack

We've Got Your Back

Our best-selling backpack style (in two perfect-for-you sizes!) is ACA-endorsed, features a trolley sleeve for travel and accommodates up to a 15" laptop.

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Recycled Cotton Travel Duffel Bags

Recycled Cotton

Get to know the fibers we've always favored! We launched innovative Recycled Cotton in May 2021 for an eco-friendly update to our go-to material.

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The Glenna Satchel

The Glenna Satchel

See the shoulder bag named after one of our very first sales consultants (and lifelong best friend!), Glenna Reno.

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Performance Twill

Performance Twill

Discover one of the dynamic fabrications making our most-loved styles even better: durable, water-repellent Performance Twill!

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The Large Travel Duffel Bag

The Large Travel Duffel Bag

Meet the style that started it all: soft, perfectly roomy and so quick to pack up and go.

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"This place could use some color!" — Barb It all started with two friends and one brilliant idea ...

Celebrating With Our Founders

Barbara Bradley Baekgaard and Patricia R. Miller share what motivates them to make the world a brighter place.

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Added a shoulder strap Tried & true zipper pulls Perfected pockets

Forever Original

These iconic styles have stood the test of time — and are only ever updated with helpful feedback from Y-O-U.

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