The new Vera Bradley Disney bags in the "Just Mousing Around" and "Midnight With Mickey" collections will be released tomorrow, September 21, at the World of Disney. Eager shoppers will be allowed to start lining up at 4 a.m. to get their chance to grab their favorites among the cute totes, smart phone wristlets, backpacks, and other handy items. However, on September 20 the media got a sneak peek at the bags and the chance to meet and interview company founder Barbara Bradley herself.
Bradley started the company with her neighbor, Patricia Miller, and a $250 investment. She named it after her mother, Vera, and from a modest start in Miller's garage, it's bright designs have become must-haves for a loyal legion of fans.
Click the video accompanying this article to hear an interview with Bradley as she visits Downtown Disney in celebration of the merchandise release. The new line features pink and black versions adorned with Mickey in the patterns.
For a slideshow of the new Vera Bradley line, jump to this article. After the in-store sales start on September 21, you'll be able to order the items online starting in late October. You can see the presentation at the media preview by going to this article.