Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Accounts Payable and Accrued Liabilities (Narrative) (Details)

Accounts Payable and Accrued Liabilities (Narrative) (Details) (USD $)
In Millions, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Jan. 31, 2015
Feb. 01, 2014
Feb. 02, 2013
Accounts Payable and Accrued Liabilities, Current [Abstract]      
Adjustments to reserve for sales returns $ 8m_AdjustmentsToReserveForSalesReturns $ 4m_AdjustmentsToReserveForSalesReturns $ 5m_AdjustmentsToReserveForSalesReturns
Workers compensation and general liability reserves covered by deposits and receivables $ 111m_WorkersCompensationAndGeneralLiabilityReservesCoveredByDepositsAndReceivables $ 107m_WorkersCompensationAndGeneralLiabilityReservesCoveredByDepositsAndReceivables