Entrelac is pretty cool and it's not that difficult. I found the initial learning of it a bit frustrating but I do that with most new things I learn. If you search for entrelac on youtube there are some good videos including one on doing it seamless (in the round) that you might find helpful.
Cheating is an option. . . . Cheaters never win and winners never cheat, but smart knitters who want to retain an iota of sanity do, cheerfully. ~~Kory Stamper