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.
getting lost. • Learning foreign swear words. Waking up in a different time zone. Oh how we miss it.
dear frankie • WHAT’S ON YOUR MIND TODAY?
death to people pleasing • EMILY NAISMITH HAS A NEW TRICK TO CURB EXCESSIVE WORRYING.
baby talk • HOW TO BE AROUND KIDS WHEN YOU’RE AWKWARD AS HECK.
cheers to that • A BAD HANGOVER INSPIRED SAM WILSON TO CREATE A COMMUNITY FOR SOBER (AND SOBER-CURIOUS) FOLKS.
a musical sketch • five artists turn up the volume and draw their dream gig poster.
a total snoozefest • THE BEST PART OF WORKING FROM HOME IS NAPPING, SAYS CARO COOPER.
fields of dreams
help yourself • IS THERE WORTHWHILE ADVICE TO BE FOUND IN POP-PSYCHOLOGY BOOKS? TARA KENNY INVESTIGATES.
silver • FREYA BENNETT FOUND UNEXPECTED JOY AND HUMOUR DURING A DARK TIME IN HER LIFE.
rebel girls • MEET TEEN PUNK ROCKERS THE LINDA LINDAS.
JUST MARRIED • a wedding can be whatever you want it to be – these four couples prove it.
say cheese • WHEN DID WE ALL BECOME SO OBSESSED WITH PERFECT TEETH?
be bold • get a load of xanthe somers’ super-sized clay creations.
a twin thing • there's a matching set for every occasion.
on the job • TARRYN BUNWORTH IS A FLIGHT ATTENDANT.
welcome to the dollhouse • ARTIST MICHÈLE KARCH-ACKERMAN COLLECTS BARBIES AND OTHER MID-CENTURY DOLLS.
everybody has a story • NICOLE GOMEZ-DOAN, STEPHANIE GOMEZ AND LISAMARIE PINCEMAILLE ARE IDENTICAL TRIPLETS.
who wears the pants? • a brief history of stylish bottoms.
grow, you good thing • TWO STRANGERS TEAMED UP TO TURN AN URBAN BACKYARD INTO A THRIVING VEGETABLE GARDEN.
a brighter summer day • photographer su cassiano documents taiwan’s LGBTIQA+ community.
from the heart • EMA SHIN’S EMBROIDERY BARES ALL.
i love my shop • DENA PHARAOH-PEZZANO AND JANE MAGNUS ARE THE HEAD HONCHOS AT SALOON DESIGN HOUSE.
lindy morrison • THE RULE-BREAKING GO-BETWEEN.
what’d you have for brekkie? • six creatives show us how they start their day.
we've got this • FOR LEFA SINGLETON-NORTON, BECOMING A PARENT CHANGED THE WAY SHE SAW HER DISABILITY.
when in oaxaca • AINSLEY WARNER TURNED A PASSION FOR HANDMADE TEXTILES INTO HER NINE-TO-FIVE.
what’s in a name? • CURIOUS MOVIE-TITLE TRANSLATIONS, AND WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT US.
A CHANGE OF SCENE • four writers tell us about the time they packed up and moved away.
We are the champignons • A WHOLE LOT OF MUSHIES FOR YOUR ABODE.
fill in the blanks • WITH CAROLINE POLACHEK.
a bit of cut and paste • USE OUR DÉCOUPAGE KIT TO SPRUCE UP YOUR WARES.
homebodies • wei wei chong and her partner gary wong live in an art deco apartment in melbourne with their rescue greyhound, blue moon.
meet yiayia next door • FOOD AND FAMILY CREATED A SPECIAL BOND BETWEEN TWO NEIGHBOURS.
you’re hired • FRASER HARVEY’S UNRELIABLE GUIDE TO NAILING YOUR NEXT JOB INTERVIEW.
the ladies’ room • BRIDGET MCARTHUR IS OK WITH PEEING ALONE.