frankie Magazine is an Australian bi-monthly with a difference. A niche-style title with mainstream appeal – filled with fashion, art, craft, music, cuteness and real-life inspiration – frankie is dedicated to uncovering the newest trends, celebrating the latest creative talents and delivering sharp, honest, laugh-out-loud stories their readers can relate to.
10 things we while putting this issue :
dear frankie • GOT SOMETHING TO TELL US, FRANKIE FRIENDS?
the time is now • STOP TWIDDLING YOUR THUMBS, SAYS DEIRDRE FIDGE.
tell us something about… • WITH HANNAH REID FROM LONDON GRAMMAR.
entrées explained • DON’T GET FRASER HARVEY STARTED ON CHOOSING STARTERS.
flying the nest • photographer janet holmes documents rescued chickens in their new homes.
the science of accents • james shackell explores some facts about the way we speak.
five dresses • CANADIAN PAINTER CAITLYN MURPHY FINDS BEAUTY AT HER LOCAL DRYCLEANER.
Great expectations • SAM PRENDERGAST IS BATTLING WITH A NEWFOUND LACK OF CONTROL.
Let's Stick Together • four couples on what it’s like to work with your significant other.
dry your dishes on my culture • KAIT JAMES CHALLENGES AUSTRALIA’S HISTORY WITH A NEEDLE, THREAD AND A SHARP WIT.
the party line • eleanor robertson and deirdre fidge weigh up the pros and cons of the birthday song.
My magic opa • A TALE OF FAMILY AND SLEIGHTS OF HAND.
i love my shop • ALICE NIGHTINGALE’S SELF-TITLED BOUTIQUE IS BRINGING COLOUR, SASS AND SEWING FUN TO BRISBANE.
the write stuff • CARO COOPER AND FRASER HARVEY DOODLE ABOUT WITH A PLETHORA OF PENS.
what i wish you knew about grief • some thoughtful folks let us know…
urine trouble • JAMES COLLEY HAS A BIT OF A PROBLEM WITH PEE.
Moving on up • meet melbourne’s most inclusive removal service.
Liar, Liar • meet some of history’s most notorious conwomen.
world meet tkay • RAPPER AND SINGER TKAY MAIDZA IS FINALLY DOING EXACTLY WHAT SHE WANTS.
labour of love • WENDY SYFRET HAS A CONFESSION: SHE’S A FEMINIST WHO LOVES HOUSEWORK.
one small step • thanks to lily dempster, reducing your carbon footprint can be simple and fun.
the new normal • GET TO KNOW NET C, THE DESIGNER BEHIND MELBOURNE BRAND THE ONLY LABEL.
homebodies • frankie ratford lives in a vibrant fibro shack on magnetic island, far north queensland.
on the money • some handy financial lessons thanks to verve super co-founder christina hobbs.
shades of fashion • show your true colours in these boldly hued threads.
trinkets with pluck • anne-christine nadal of french jewellery brand mouchkine tells us about her over-the-top designs.
A TALE FOR ALL SEASONS • four writers wax lyrical about their favourite time of year.
the thing about dubai • creative chilean fellow gonzalo palavecino captured his time spent living and working in the united arab emirates.
the reconnect project • OLD TECHNOLOGY IS GIVEN A SECOND LIFE THANKS TO THIS SYDNEY-BASED SOCIAL ENTERPRISE.
mum's the word • FIVE OF OUR FAVOURITE WRITERS SHARE A STORY ABOUT THEIR MOTHERS.
what a lot of rot • NO GARDEN? NO WORRIES. HOME COMPOSTING CAN BE ACHIEVED IN THE TEENIEST OF SPACES.
when fact meets fiction • kara schlegl walks us through some top-notch films based on real-life events.
a finnish touch • helsinki-based designer hanna anonen wants to brighten up your abode.
on the job • JENNY DAVIES IS A CHURCH BELLRINGER.
together apart • CARO COOPER RECKONS COHABITATION IS OVERRATED.