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N5 Fashion and Textiles Technology - practical skills videos

There are two options to view these videos. The first is to use the menu on the left to play the mp4 file through an embedded media player on the web page. The second is to watch from the links below, which will open and play the same file - either within a new tab in your web browser or through your default media player. (Please see note on using iOS devices)

Please note: the patterns shown in the Video and PDF files are not identical, but both can be used to make a pleated bag.

Making a handbag  (All links open as mp4 files)  
Part 1 – Pleat, piping and yoke (9:32, 43 MB)
Part 2 – Joining the front and back (2:58, 14 MB)
Part 3 – Making the straps (4:14, 19MB)
Part 4 – Making the welted zip pocket (12:05, 55 MB)
Part 5 – Fitting the magnetic clasp and lining (7:20, 35 MB)
Part 6 – D ring, slide and completion (4:27,  19 MB)
Making a handbag  (All links open as PDF files)
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