I took a fitted sleeve pattern and cut out a piece of muslin and a piece if batting. I cut the batting in half and folded the muslin in half over it and pinned it in place.
Then I quilted on the lines. I figured out I could get one half sleeve quilted in about 4 episodes of Robin Hood.
Then 23 hand sewn eyelets down one side:
Make another one and then lace them together down the middle and sew the seams together, here I laced it with Jute:
I also tried lacing it with crochet cotton to see what it looked like: