Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Apr. 30, 2022
Jun. 02, 2022
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Apr. 30, 2022  
Entity Registrant Name iMedia Brands, Inc.  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 001-37495  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code MN  
Entity Tax Identification Number 41-1673770  
Entity Address, Address Line One 6740 Shady Oak Road  
Entity Address, City or Town Eden Prairie  
Entity Address, State or Province MN  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 55344-3433  
City Area Code 952  
Local Phone Number 943-6000  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Central Index Key 0000870826  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --01-29  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   24,084,017
Common Stock    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, $0.01 par value  
Trading Symbol IMBI  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
8.5% Senior unsecured notes    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security 8.5% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2026  
Trading Symbol IMBIL  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ