Here are some more pics of the actual cowl. I worked 10 row repeats on the US 7/4.5mm and 9 row repeats on the US 8/5mm. It was 13 inches long when I bound off rather than 14 inches as the pattern suggests, but there was enough yarn to do another inch or more.
First, we have pretty Kaity modeling it:
Then, the torso modeling. Look at how those projects are piling up:
And then, just the cowl so that you can see how it is slightly tapered by the needle change: