1. Fashion & Design

  2. Practical Art

  3. Textiles

  4. Heritage

  5. Chess & Games

  6. eBooks

  7. Print on Demand

Welcome to Batsford, a leading publisher in the areas of fashion, design and illustration, practical art, textile art, heritage and chess.

  • Favourite Love Poems

  • Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom

  • Science is Beautiful

  • 100 Buildings 100 Years

  • 100 Diagrams That Changed the World

  • Londonopolis

  • Contemporary Appliqué

  • How to Put on a Fashion Show

  • Designing Costume for Stage and Screen

  • Fashion Portfolio

  • Fashion Exercise Book

Meet our Authors
  • Interview with Frances Moffatt

  • Interview with Hazel Soan

  • Interview with Kim Thittichai

  • Interview with Helen Parrott

  • Interview with Anne Kelly

  • Drawing a fox with Millie Marotta

  • Hazel Soan speed painting an elephant

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Perfume Bottle

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Heavy Metal

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Gig Guide

  • Fashion Exercise Book: Beauty School Dropout

Poem of the Week
  • Daffodils by William Wordsworth

  • At the Zoo by William Makepeace Thackeray

  • So, We’ll Go No More A Roving by Lord Byron

  • First Love by John Clare

  • Infant Joy by William Blake

The Batsford Blog
  • Free download from Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom

  • Win a copy of Favourite Love Poems

  • The Spanish Inquisition

  • Things you didn’t know about London

  • Top Fashion Illustration Tips from Frances Moffatt

  • Photographer Laura Lewis

Inspection copies

We offer inspection copies of our new titles and selected backlist to educational and academic institutions. For more information and to request specific copies, please email batsford@pavilionbooks.com