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.
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dear frankie • JUMP ON A SOAPBOX AND TELL US WHAT’S ON YOUR MIND.
bragging rights • IT’S TIME TO TOOT OUR OWN HORNS, SAYS EMILY NAISMITH.
back to back theatre • THIS ENSEMBLE ASKS YOU TO LEAVE YOUR ASSUMPTIONS AT THE DOOR.
all jokes aside • JAMES COLLEY’S STRUGGLING TO STIFLE HIS SILLINESS IN THE FACE OF IMPENDING FATHERHOOD.
punching the clock • artist lizzie gill combines craft with reflection on the not-so-distant past.
takeone iton • ELEANOR ROBERTSON DELVES INTO THE HISTORY OF CHAIN LETTERS.
dressing out-of-the-box • STUDIO RIGU DESIGNER RIYA GUPTA TALKS US THROUGH HER TAKE ON EMBRACING ABNORMALITY.
some clean good fun • jack vening and deirdre fidge attempt to settle the age-old debate: which is better, a shower or a bath?
everybody has a story • TAMATHA PAUL, 23, IS A WELLINGTON CITY COUNCILLOR.
packing it in • ONE STRAP, TWO STRAP, LOTS OF AWESOME BACKPACKS.
as time goes by • four vintage clothing aficionados share their love of a bygone era.
at home will travel • FRASER HARVEY HAS A FEW IDEAS FOR EMBRACING A SENSE OF ADVENTURE WHEN YOU CAN’T STRAY FAR FROM YOUR ABODE.
child’s • kara schlegl looks back on some iconic on-screen babysitters.
in search of amasunzu • photographer tom skipp spent time learning about a traditional rwandan hairdo.
a toast to the coaster • ALL LISA MARIE CORSO ASKS IS THAT YOU SHOW HER TABLETOP A BIT OF RESPECT.
the ripped bodice • A BOOKSTORE IN LOS ANGELES HAS JUST ONE THING ON THE AGENDA: ROMANCE.
crafting for canines • WHIP UP AN EASY-PEASY SNUFFLE MAT TO KEEP YOUR POOCH ENTERTAINED.
know your new zealand flora • discover some native spoils from our neighbours across the ditch.
out of this world • SAVANNAH MANDEL SPENDS A LOT OF TIME PONDERING THE HUMAN CONNECTION TO OUTER SPACE.
like pulling teeth • SAM PRENDERGAST DRILLS DOWN INTO HER FEAR OF THE DENTIST.
rub-a-Tub-dub • HEATHER DAVID COLLECTS VINTAGE TRAVEL SOAPS.
homebodies • michelle norris and forrest aguar share a colourful condo with their dog, taco, in atlanta, georgia.
what matters me … • SINGER-SONGWRITER ALICE SKYE.
the out-of-towners • six regional small businesses share the hurdles they’ve had to jump over the past year.
IT’S ALL RELATIVE • four writers dissect their odd family traditions.
the cat in the • KOREAN ARTIST SELYNN LEE PAINTS SOME VERY REFINED FELINES.
on the • SUE BUTLER IS A LEXICOGRAPHER AND THE FORMER EDITOR OF THE MACQUARIE DICTIONARY.
Shirting the issue • let’s hear it for a snazzy collar and a sweet button-down front.
far out man • GIVE YOUR POT PLANTS A DOSE OF FLOWER POWER WITH THESE COLOURFUL DIY DECALS.
an appetite for rock • TALKING FOOD AND TUNES WITH TROPICAL FUCK STORM BASSIST FIONA KITSCHIN.
quiltmore girls • for lily ferres and margaret swan, quilting is a long-distance family affair.
what’s all the brew-haha? • JACK VENING AND FRASER HARVEY SIP ON SOME NON-ALCOHOLIC BEERS.
i love my shop • JENNIFER REDMOND RUNS STONE STUDIO, A POTTERY WORKSHOP AND CAFÉ IN THE NORTHERN RIVERS REGION.
soft and safe • moises salazar’s art is an exploration of glamour, identity and safe...