Edgar Alvarez

Loves telling stories. Hates writing bios.
Nike's Road Warrior sneakers are straight out of 'Mad Max'
Edgar Alvarez
They're part of its ISPA 2020 collection, which also includes wild apparel and launches starting on July 9.
Style
Facebook has become too toxic for the world’s biggest brands. It will cost billions.
Edgar Alvarez
The North Face, Levi's, Microsoft, Verizon, and others have brought the social media giant to a reckoning over hate speech — and they may just be the beginning.
Social Boycott
Supreme is reopening its U.S. stores this week after COVID-19 closures
Edgar Alvarez
Time for hypebeasts to start lining up again, safely.
Style
Nike's most aerodynamic soccer ball ever is designed to wobble less mid-air
Edgar Alvarez
The Flight ball is said to deliver 30 percent "truer flight" than its predecessor.
Design
A bootleg of a bootleg Air Jordan 1? It'll cost you more than the real thing
Edgar Alvarez
The "Donny 1" sneakers are pure madness.
Style
Wearing Nike's Pride-themed Air Force 1: Super gay, super good
Edgar Alvarez
The BeTrue AF1 sports a holographic swoosh, soft leather, and an embroidered LGBTQIA+ flag.
Style
'Cyberpunk 2077' gets delayed again, leaving us to suffer in our own sci-fi dystopia
Edgar Alvarez
The game is now set to arrive in November, by which time the real world could be even worse.
Gaming
The accidental influencers behind Shia LaBeouf and Jonah Hill stan accounts
Edgar Alvarez
Instagram pages started to track celebrity outfits, and they have taken on a life of their own.
Fit Watch
Nike cancels the Air Force 1 'Puerto Rico' because it messed up the flag
Ian Servantes and Edgar Alvarez
Welp.
Style
Nike's Space Hippie sneakers won't launch in the U.S. until July
Edgar Alvarez
You'll have to wait a few weeks to get a pair from the trash-filled collection.
Style
The $50 that turned Virgil Abloh, king of hypebeasts, into a bad joke
Edgar Alvarez
Is this your king?
2 Virgils
StockX is about to start charging a $30 premium to ship sneakers faster
Edgar Alvarez
For $29.95, "Xpress Buy" could let buyers get their pairs in just two business days.
Style
The must-have apps for sneaker fans and streetwear aficionados
Edgar Alvarez and Evan Rodgers
A guide for hype hunters.
Style
How a solar eclipse inspired Nike's futuristic, trash-filled Space Hippie sneakers
Edgar Alvarez
Noah Murphy-Reinhertz, the company's sustainability design lead, on creating a footwear collection made with recycled materials.
Circular Fashion
Nike's finally launching its 'Space Hippie' sustainable sneakers in June
Edgar Alvarez
The collection ranges from $130 to $180, and pairs shouldn't be too hard to get.
Style
Wearing Nike's 'Space Hippie' sneakers: Trash has never looked so good
Edgar Alvarez
Designed with sustainability in mind, these funky, futuristic shoes do not disappoint.
Style
How technology is shaping the world of sneakers
Edgar Alvarez
A trip through the most important 10 years in sneaker evolution.
Features
StockX's latest move to rival eBay is reselling the Nintendo Switch
Edgar Alvarez
The company isn't just focused on sneakers anymore, and tech may be its next big product category.
Culture
This Air Jordan 1 x Dior unboxing shows off why hypebeasts are buying for $13K
Edgar Alvarez
Courtesy of artist Daniel Arsham.
Style
Nike's quest to design the perfect sneakers for people with disabilities
Edgar Alvarez
A passion project goes mainstream.
Features