DeBrand Chocolates in Fort Wayne

Looking for more ways to spoil yourself after the Vera Bradley outlet sale?  With Easter quickly approaching, it brings another must-visit Fort Wayne destination to mind.  Fort Wayne is a leader in making fabric handbags, but did you know that we also make some of the best chocolates you will find in the States?  It’s true!  I’m talking about DeBrand’s Fine Chocolates.

You won’t find DeBrands chocolates at your local Wal-Mart (or any other regular retail store, for that matter).  Nope, Godiva fans, not even at Macy’s!  That’s just how seriously this Fort Wayne company takes their quality. [Read more…]

Glenbrook Mall in Fort Wayne

Shopping Destination #1 – Glenbrook Mall

After attending the Vera Bradley Outlet Sale, there are a couple other shopping destinations in Fort Wayne that you will want to check out.  The first is the Glenbrook Square Shopping Mall, located just a couple of miles north of the Allen County Memorial Coliseum (the location for this year’s outlet sale).  With two levels of shopping, and Macy’s, Sears and JCPenney as anchors, this is one of my favorite places to shop year round. [Read more…]

Vera Bradley Outlet Sale – Hotel Discounts

The annual Vera Bradley Outlet Sale is a BIG deal here in Fort Wayne. The entire community gets in on the action, including local hotels. Many offer special discounts for attendees of the sale – all you have to do is mention “Vera Bradley” when you make your reservation. [Read more…]

My Ticket to the 2008 Vera Bradley Outlet Sale

I have been anxiously waiting for my ticket to the 2008 Vera Bradley Outlet Sale preview day, to be held on April 30th. I ordered it two weeks ago (February 14th – the day they went on sale) through Ticketmaster. Since that time, I have been watching the mailbox. Granted, I still don’t need it for another two months, but I wanted to make sure it ended up in the right hands (mine!). Anyway, not to worry – I received my ticket today, and now all that’s left to do is wait for the big day! [Read more…]