The basics steps are as follows
1.Stitching line marked with chalk pencil
3. Then use lots of pins to ease the sleeve head in
4. The seam can then hand-basted and pins can be removed
6. The result is a sleeve that are set in properly with no little puckers or gathers.
The good news my Emery dress is nearly complete and I will have a finished make to share with you soon.
Have you tried this method? I am converted.