Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Nov. 02, 2019
Dec. 05, 2019
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Registrant Name iMedia Brands, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0000870826  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --02-01  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Nov. 02, 2019  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   82,080,548
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Shell Company false