They're 14 months old.
Right side of the back of my head
Left side of the back of my head
Another front view
I never thought I would like the messy look when I first started, but I love it. They've turned out SO different from what I envisioned, but I'm in love with them, even on bad hair days. There's fly-aways all over the place, loops and I've combined some while separating others. I started out with about 45 when I first started and now have 21. They're perfect, even with all their "flaws."