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.
when was the last time you got lost in the music?
dear frankie • NEED TO GET SOMETHING OFF YOUR CHEST?
homebodies • natasha webb’s family home proves that brown brick is far from boring.
the end is near • CARO COOPER UNKNOWINGLY INHERITED A MORBID OBSESSION.
speak now • MARIEKE HARDY AND EMILIE ZOEY BAKER’S CREATIVE EVENT GIVES VOICE TO WORDS LEFT UNSAID.
la muralla roja • THAIS VARELA SHARES HER SNAPS OF SPAIN’S MOST ICONIC APARTMENT COMPLEX.
learning consent • SEX EDUCATION SUCKS. JOY TOWNSEND IS ON A MISSION TO CHANGE IT.
no set menus • WHEN IT COMES TO COOKING, EMILY NAISMITH PREFERS CHANNELLING 'SURPRISE CHEF' OVER MEAL PLANNING.
all in a day’s work • some nice folks share the big lessons they’ve learnt from their time on the job.
get to know a few queer trailblazers • JUST THE BEGINNING OF THE RAINBOW.
i love my shop • BRONWYN HAWKINS AND BRIAN WOOD RUN THE CHURN ROOM, A COMBINED ARTIST SPACE, GALLERY AND SHOP KITTED OUT WITH ANTIQUE FURNITURE.
island gals • photographer karabo mooki tagged along with a group of female skaters in south africa.
hazelnut and polenta lemon-drizzle cake
the great debate • is it time to stop using “how are you?” as a greeting? two writers state their case.
elsy wameyo • THE 23-YEAR-OLD SINGER, RAPPER AND PRODUCER IS ABLAZE.
and the winner is... • we chat to four champions of rather unconventional pursuits.
stitch by stitch • jordan nassar’s idyllic landscapes explore culture, history and belonging.
screen time • WE ASK A GP SOME TRICKY QUESTIONS ABOUT THE CERVICAL SCREENING TEST.
fine china • SET THE TABLE WITH SOME PRETTY PLATES.
MEET THE GOOD STUFF JUDGES • we're celebrating creative and clever folk through the Good Stuff awards! entries are now open, but before you submit your work, you’re going to want to meet our talented judges.
i'm with the band • we asked our favourite up-and-coming musos to don some nice threads.
CULTURE CLUB • four writers wax lyrical about the book, movie or song that changed their perspective.
hit refresh • hobart sure knows how to do a wild winter getaway. here’s what we got up to when we visited the city and its surrounds over three days.
first date • we spent a day in the sun shooting uniqlo’s new jw anderson collection, capturing those awkward first-date vibes: the just-too-long silences, the overthinking and all the sweet moments in between.
a world of whimsy • illustrator cécile metzger finds joy in painting peaceful landscapes filled with animals and plant life.
old man yells at cloud • shannon jenkins wonders: is she overwhelmed by the digital world, or just getting on?
just add hot water • JESS HO AND FRASER HARVEY CHOW DOWN ON A SELECTION OF INSTANT NOODLES.
everybody has a story • DEBBIE MALLIGAN ADOPTED A PET GOAT.
easy-peasy beauty • PAMPERING YOUR EPIDERMIS IS AS SIMPLE AS REACHING INTO YOUR PANTRY.
think pink • KATE STANTON HAS AN UNABASHED LOVE OF ‘GIRLY’ STUFF.