Bamboo the Panda is a wonderful little bear. He is a perfect size for a child to hold and very cute. Sure to capture your heart! Bamboo the Panda is 100% seamless! The body is done entirely in the round. The limbs are added in as you knit. Techniques used include: knitting in the round standard increases and decreases picking up stitches intarsia in the round Once you have completed this pattern you will know how to work intarsia in the round, as well as wrap and turn. If you should have any difficulties I am here to help. You will need: 1 skein of black 1 skein of white BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knitting in the round increases and decreases picking up sts intarsia in the round GAUGE 12 sts, 16 rows = 2 inches in stockinette stitch in the round. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 12 sts, 16 rows = 2 inches in stockinette stitch in the round.