I had a small skein of natural wool leftover from another project and a day off work. After a Ravelry search of cowls that could be made with under 200 yards of wool on size 9US needles our larger, I found the Noble Cowl pattern. It took about six hours and very little effort:
Doesn’t it look like our should have taken more than six hours? I love projects like this. So little effort for something that is so pretty.
ETA: The blocked, finished cowl: