Vera Bradley Announces Participation in the 5th Annual TAG Spring Consumer Conference

Vera Bradley Announces Participation in the 5th Annual TAG Spring Consumer
Conference

FORT WAYNE, Ind., March 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vera Bradley, Inc.
(Nasdaq:VRA) announced today that the company will be presenting at the 5^th
Annual TAG Spring Consumer Conference held at the InterContinental Hotel New
York Times Square in New York City on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 1:10 pm
Eastern Time. Michael C. Ray, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting.

The audio portion of the presentation will be webcast live at
www.verabradley.com under the Investor Relations section. An archived replay
will be available two hours after the conclusion of the live event.

About Vera Bradley

Vera Bradley infuses color into all aspects of women's lives with vibrant
handbags, accessories, luggage, eyewear, travel items and gifts. Founded in
1982 by Barbara Bradley Baekgaard and Patricia R. Miller, the brand inspires
women to "be colorful" with designs that reflect their personal style. As of
February 2, 2013, Vera Bradley accessories can be found in 65 retail stores in
the U.S., 11 outlet stores, approximately 3,400 specialty retailers and online
at verabradley.com. Vera Bradley employs approximately 2,400 and the company's
fiscal 2013 sales were $541 million. The company's commitment to breast cancer
research continues to expand through the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast
Cancer. For more information about Vera Bradley (Nasdaq:VRA), visit
www.verabradley.com/mediaroom.

CONTACT: Vera Bradley Public Relations:
         Mediacontact@verabradley.com
         877-708 VERA (8372)
        
         Investor Relations:
         Paul G. Blair
         260-207-5183
         Pblair@verabradley.com
 
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