400g of orange 100% cotton yarn (300m/100g);
Crochet hook 2,5;
At first, make placket, then, belt, and after that jacket, start your work with neck-hole.
Make 16 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase. Then, work due to the scheme 1. In 105 cm from the set-up row, finish your work.
Make 26 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase, after that, work due to the scheme 2 for 87 cm.
Mark the central 21 double crochets along the left edge of placket, join the yarn to the side edge with double crochets of the 35th row and work due to the scheme 3, making increases due to the scheme. In 40 cmfromthe set-up row, finish your work
Sew loose left end of placket to the edges of front from both sides. Then, sew belt to the lower edge (see pattern design). After that, sew buttons. Fasten edges with “shells” pattern (1 single crochet in the 1st st, 5 double crochets in the 3rd st).