Originally Posted by Spider-Who?
The cloth cowl wasn't a cowl, it's a coif - thin padding worn to improve comfort/help protect the skull when wearing tight-fitting helmets, much like this:
It was "attached" to the rest of the suit so that when fully geared up, he'd maintain the one-piece look from the comics.
I see what you are getting at but its not a coif. Look the wing designs are there. Why would his coif have wing designs on it?