Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Apr. 29, 2017
Jun. 02, 2017
Document and Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name OXFORD INDUSTRIES INC  
Entity Central Index Key 0000075288  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --02-03  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Apr. 29, 2017  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   16,810,871