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Follow your make money, give back—and still be there for your family

Fashion designer Stacy Igel walks you through her journey of creating a thriving business while raising a family and conquering the challenges that women entrepreneurs face daily.

Embracing the Calm in the Chaos

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

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

Stacy Igel, founder of global impact brand, BOY MEETS GIRL® shares the twenty-year journey of building her company from the ground up while powering through life’s challenges. She shares a realistic, unvarnished look at what it means to be a businessperson, a woman, and a parent.

Journey with Stacy through the highs and lows of creating a business: how to rise up from the midst of discouragement, what it’s like to hire and fire employees, collaborations with celebrities and philanthropic organizations, and the rollercoaster ride of making deals and partnerships.



Stacy Igel

Embracing the Calm in the Chaos

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

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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.