Hardcover and audiobook of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"

Run your own business, raise a family, and make a difference—at your pace.

As seen on The Drew Barrymore Show!

Stacy Igel, founder of the global fashion line BOY MEETS GIRL®, walks you through the highs and lows of creating a business.

Embracing the Calm in the Chaos

How to Find Success in Business and Life Through Perseverance, Connection, and Collaboration

Learn how to establish a brand and attract customers, hire and fire employees, collaborate with business partners, rise up from the midst of discouragement, and not just survive the rollercoaster of entrepreneurship—but thrive.

Stacy Igel shares her twenty-year journey of growing BOY MEETS GIRL® from the ground up while powering through life’s challenges. Today, with her clothing sold in Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale’s, and other stores worldwide, Stacy has climbed to the top of the ladder—but instead of pausing to look at the view, she’s pulling other women up with her.

Embracing the Calm in the Chaos shares a realistic look at how to successfully balance the chaos of being a businessperson, a woman, and a parent. Through Stacy’s story and the stories of the women and men who worked alongside her, you will learn how to:

  • Be authentic and make your voice stand out in the marketplace.
  • Build lasting success and make a difference—at your own pace, and on your own terms.
  • Choose business partners and allies that align with your aspirations.
  • Celebrate each milestone achieved and goal accomplished in your journey.
  • Make a positive impact in your community and beyond.

A captivating, practical guide for new entrepreneurs, mompreneurs, and established entrepreneurs looking for insights and inspiration.

Stacy Igel standing front of a piece of art about Boy Meets Girl


Stacy Igel

Embracing the Calm in the Chaos

Drew Barrymore with a copy of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"
Drew Barrymore

TV host, actor

Rosario Dawson holding a hardcover of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"
Rosario Dawson


Jarina de Marco holding a hardcover of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"
Jarina de Marco


Ike Barinholtz with a hardcover of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"
Ike Barinholtz

Actor, comedian, writer, and director

Veronica Webb with a hardcover of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"
Veronica Webb

Model, actor, and writer

Michelle Park with a hardcover of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"
Michelle Park

Emmy-winning TV host

Audiobook of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"

Tune out the noise, be true to yourself, and keep moving... at your pace. And, as always, embrace the calm in the chaos!

Hardcover of Embracing the Calm in the Chaos
Stacy Igel with a hardcover of "Embracing the Calm in the Chaos"

Stacy Igel

Stacy Igel is the founder and creative director of BOY MEETS GIRL®, a global impact brand known for its iconic double-silhouette logo and purposeful, edgy, contemporary athleisure wear. Stacy and BOY MEETS GIRL® seek to promote the message that confidence and courage are trends that never go out of style.

Stacy has had exclusive fashion partnerships with Paris’s colette, Bergdorf Goodman, Roots Canada, Saks Fifth Avenue, Target, and more. She collaborates with musical artists, athletes, and activists making an impact, as well as organizations including the Young Survival Coalition, BullyBust, Human Rights Watch, GLAM4GOOD, Youth Over Guns, and many others. 

Stacy and BOY MEETS GIRL® have been featured in InStyle, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, Allure, PEOPLE, Teen Vogue, Seventeen, Women’s Wear Daily, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and dozens more. She is the cocreator and cohost of the podcast #MOMSGOTTHIS, which was featured on Forbes as a “women-created podcast everyone should be listening to right now,” and in less than a year ranked in the top 25 on iTunes. Stacy is a frequent lecturer and panelist on subjects like social media, philanthropy, branding, and entrepreneurship. She lives in New York City with her husband Brian and their son Dylan.