I have a plan to knit a Chanel type jacket and attempt to create the multi coloured woven tweed look as best I can. I've been putting it off because I know it is going to be a completely fearsome challenge. To my great delight, there are knitters out there who have taken up the challenge and have created some beautiful garments:
So during my meanderings on the internet, I found this pattern:
So all I have to do now is to source a worthy fabric, a lovely vintage set of pearls and then get on with the job!