Another trick is to knit from one needle to the other for a couple of stitches rather than always changing needles at the same point. You'll have to make sure you have a marker at the beginning of the round, since that will shift, as well.
"Trust the pattern!"
Time flies like an arrow, but fruit flies like a banana.
Hop aboard while we follow the cloud-covered van of knitting harmony, man!! Woooo!! --Hedgehog
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