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Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Oct. 29, 2011
Dec. 12, 2011
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Oct. 29, 2011  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2011  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Entity Registrant Name GYMBOREE CORP  
Entity Central Index Key 0000786110  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --01-28  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   1,000