To spot a fake Vera Bradley purse, check Vera Bradley's website. Look at the zipper, and look for the green tag. Look closely at the stitching.
- Check the website
Check Vera Bradley's website. If the design is not displayed there, the purse is a fake. Compare the placement of the zippers, pockets and straps to the website's pictures.
- Look at the zipper
Examine the zipper pull. Genuine Vera Bradley purses have her scripted signature on the zipper pull.
- Look for the green tag
If the purse is new, look for the green Vera Bradley tag with a green string tucked inside a purse pocket. If it is not there, the purse is fake.
- Examine the stitching
Look closely at the stitching of the purse. Real Vera Bradley purses have close and tight stitching.