I am delighted to introduce you to Culture Stories, an online magazine and concept shop for women of style and substance. A website bent on putting the Cult back into Culture.
Each week they publish The Culture Edit, curating stories around a theme and editing the best books to read, art to see, styles to wear, places to go and thoughts to thinks. With each Edit they invite a curator – real or imaginary – to give them their perspective on what’s cool in the world of culture. Like that time Miss Piggy curated the colour Pink!
Well, guess what? They asked me to contribute a piece from my upcoming book about the 10 years my quirky mother and I
survived thrived working together in her Asian antiques store. It’s a tell-all along the lines of Antiques Roadshow meets Auntie Mame meets James Herriot.
Women’s Bathing Suit Alternatives
So what’s my Culture Stories ditty? I’m writing about that time my mother forgot to pack her bathing suit on our buying trip to Chiang Mai, Thailand. It was desperately hot and Frankie simply had to go for a dip in the hotel pool, so she assembled the most
horrific extraordinary bathing costume imaginable. A true Frankie original.
Only my mother would dare to appear in this …
Simply click on the link below to learn why I thought I’d absolutely die of embarrassment …