Crochet Orange Suit
400g of orange 100% mercerized yarn (300m/50g);
Make pattern design in natural size and make decreases according to it.
Work from up to down.
Make 220 chain sts and circle them in the ring. Make 10 rows of double crochets. Start every row with 2 chain sts increase. Starting from the 11th row, increase 1 st in the end of every 3rd row. At 36 cm height of the set-up row, start making fringe due to the scheme 1. Repeat the pattern x 4 times. Fasten the bottom of skirt with single crochets.
Join the yarn to the set-up row and make 10 rows of single crochets. Then, make 1 row, catching st through back loop (for belt fold) and make 9 more rows of single crochets. Sew the last row of the belt to the 1st row, leave 6 single crochets open for inserting shirr.
Make 126 chain sts and work due to the scheme 1. At 31 cm height, leave 1 pattern repeat from both sides for arm-holes and then crochet straight. At 35 cm height from the set-up row, divide sts in half for neck-hole and finish each side separately due to the pattern design.
Make straps to the needed length. The width of strap is 2,5 pattern repeat. Make side seams, sew straps.
Fasten the bottom of top, back and front neck-hole with fringe due to the scheme 2.