Who is Doodie Stark?

Today Doodie Stark comprises two retail stores, one based in the picturesque village of Lindfield and the other in the market town of Horsham in West Sussex, and this website.

Providing a destination shopping experience that is unrivalled in the area, it showcases the very best of ‘grown up style’ in an environment that makes customers feel comfortable and inspired.

Our mission is to create a retail and online shopping experience that is personal, enjoyable, intimate and professional – one that customers will want to re-visit and recommend time and again

Where the name came from...

Doodie Stark was a young girl who spent her school years dreaming of working in the fashion industry. On Saturdays and school holidays she worked in her mother’s fabric shop to earn enough money to buy fabrics to make her own clothes

The name is derived from the nickname ‘Doodie’ and the maiden name ‘Stark’ of the founder, Liz Jefferson.

After four years studying at the London College of Fashion Liz secured a full time position with Fashion Designer John Galliano READ MORE