Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Feb. 01, 2020
Apr. 27, 2020
Aug. 02, 2019
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name iMedia Brands, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0000870826    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Feb. 01, 2020    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --02-01    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business true    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   8,949,744  
Entity Public Float     $ 26,916,000
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity File Number 001-37495    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code MN