Vol. 1 (April 2001)
Title: smart max
Issue: Vol. 1 Spring/Summer (April 2001)
On the cover: Hiroshi Fujiwara, Katsuyuki Yoshida
Published on April 15th 2001
Publisher: Takarajimasha Inc.
Printed in Japan
The April 2001 issue of Japanese fashion and lifestyle magazine smart max marks the debut of the publication with style news, reviews, previews, editorial photoshoots, recommendations and more. The cover story for Volume 1 features the ever-iconic multi-hyphenate Hiroshi Fujiwara and Katsuyuki Yoshida of the legendary family-run Yoshida & Co., most famous for their Porter brand of bags. Fujiwara and Yoshida talk about HF's line Head Porter, under the Yoshida & Co. umbrella, and more.
Bags are the central theme for this magazine with a massive guide to the best bags of the season, including Porter, Louis Vuitton, Prada and more, with recommendations by NIGO® among others.
A slew of other interviews, editorial shoots, product reviews, news and recommendations inside the pages of smart max magazine Vol. 1 round out the debut issue.
Condition: The magazine is in good condition. Basic signs of usage. Minor bending/folding on the corners.