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roxie’s unicorn story

ONCE UPON A TIME, long ago, there was a small part of the deep forest called Univille. All 237 unicorns lived there peacefully. They were very aware of the dropping number of people believing in unicorns. But they had no idea of the amount of adults and scientists who...

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ANALISE MINJAREZ: our right hand gal

Have you met Analise?   She is pretty RAD and way cooler than us! At f. is for frank Analise is our go to girl. She casts, polishes, stamps, packs, graphic designs and conquers pretty much everything else we ask of her.  We even make her model, but most importantly...

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EAT, PLAY, WEAR: casey style

To celebrate Mother's Day month Casey shares some of her favorite wears, places to go and sweet treats for her and the kids! f. is for frank: Dunn Necklace Free People: Washed Denim Overalls f. is for frank: Shovan Necklace Birkenstock: Arizona Platform Sweet Tees:...

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INSPIRATION: ST. LOUIS ARCH

A road trip to Chicago, with a stop in St. Louis, was the inception of the Architectural Collection.  We were amazed by the beautiful craftsmanship and design of the Gateway Arch.  What you do not see from pictures are the welds that up close create a patchwork...

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PRINTS OF LOVE: kits

You asked and we have answered... PRINTS OF LOVE KITS are here! Can't make it out to our Dallas Studio? You can now capture a fingerprint impression in clay at home and ship it back to us to cast into a pewter necklace, keychain or cufflinks. Our signature Prints of...

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GREAT GIFTS: make it personal

6 picks from our franklyPERSONAL line that are sure to melt hearts and bring a tear to the eye. 1. PRINTS OF LOVE A forever keepsake.  The delicate fingerprint of a new parents little one. Or all the kids before they head out on their own. Best Friends,   siblings,...

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OPEN SHOWROOM: 3rd saturday of the month

GUESS WHAT?!!!!  We will be open the 3rd Saturday of the month from 11-4, until we don't want to anymore.  Stop by and pick out something for you or a friend and get 10% off your entire purchase. If you are lucky we will let you look behind the curtain. PRO TIP:...

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BOLO because YOLO

Bring out your animal instinct with a SPIRIT ANIMAL bolo.  Hand sculpted to represent what lies within or wear it to give you a little of what you need. CASEY'S TIPS: Layer with the Shovan Necklace for extra depth. Dress up a denim shirt and satin skirt or go casual...

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INSPIRATIONS: succulents

When we design we are constantly looking for new ways to push outside our box and try things that might seem impossible. Can you mold actual plants and then cast them in metal without losing detail and the organic quality?  Why yes you can! In order to create the...

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ORIGINS

Doing it all is the norm for Shoshannah Frank and Casey Melton, co-owners of f. is for frank. Together, they have been designing, casting, and finishing pieces in-house in Dallas' design district since 2007. For two such different women, in both style and personality,...

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