Fox and Field

About Us


Fox & Field is an independent boutique in the friendly market town of Barnard Castle.  Showcasing a diverse range of handpicked labels from established brands as well as introducing smaller independent labels.

We offer a mixture of unique boutique finds, useful everyday basics, classics and desirable gifts in a relaxed and welcoming environment..

We are constantly on the lookout for new labels, ensuring that there is always something fresh and exciting to discover in the shop.

You can order direct from the website or visit the store where you will be most welcome to browse at your leisure.

Our Team

Donna Dobson

Donna Dobson, Shop Owner

Donna is the owner of Fox & Field. She divides her time between the store and the Plant Hire Company that her husband has run since 2002. She is responsible for the day to day run-in of the store, e-commerce site, all customer service and accounts. In her spare time Donna enjoys spending time with her daughter Zara and her husband John.

Julie Nicholson, Assistant Manager

Julie has been with us since May 2010. She is a part time member of staff and deals with customers and merchandising. In her spare time Julie enjoys socialising with friends, walking with her spaniel Bea and helping with her daughters pony Sparrow.

Kay Urwin, Assistant Buyer

Kay has been with Fox & Field since the beginning helping Donna set up the shop. She helps with choosing stock at trade fairs and is a familiar face on a Saturday.