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.
Embracing the Calm in the Chaos
TV host, actor
Jarina de Marco
Actor, comedian, writer, and director
Model, actor, and writer
Emmy-winning TV host
Stacy Igel is the safe harbor for creatives from all walks of life.
It is a rarity to find a woman who has climbed to the top of the ladder and instead of pausing to look at the view, turns around to pull others up with her. This book is a manifestation of that very mindset.
Allie Marie Evans
“We need more books like this—books that offer women unfiltered truths about how we can live and thrive in the world today. Embracing the Calm in the Chaos gives an essential look into how a woman can successfully navigate a male-dominated field and stay inspired in the process.”
Bestselling author and podcast host
Embracing the Calm in the Chaos is an engrossing look behind the scenes of what it means to run a business successfully, especially within the maelstrom of the fashion industry. Stacy speaks frankly about all the facets of her journey, all while providing practical advice in a warm, engaging voice. If you’ve ever thought even a little about starting a business in your dream industry, read this book first!
Creator of the TV series Pachinko
I’ve had the pleasure of following Stacy’s trajectory over the years,
watching her transform into an absolute badass who cares about making a positive impact in the world through her many collaborations including GLAM4GOOD. Her book shares a real-world view of what it means to run a business, raise a family, be a role model, and make a difference.
Fashion consultant, magazine editor, and TV host