Edgar Alvarez Barajas

Edgar Alvarez Barajas is a Senior Editor at Input, where he oversees the site's Style section. He writes and edits stories about the culture and business of streetwear, sneakers, fashion, and sports — including the coverage of brands such as Nike, Jordan, Adidas, Yeezy, and Supreme, as well as labels that are independent or up-and-coming. Edgar also covers companies outside of Style, including Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Beats, and more. Prior to Input, he spent more than eight years at Engadget, before eventually joining Bustle Digital Group in 2019. You can follow Edgar on Twitter at @abcdedgar, or Instagram at @edgaralvarezb — and don't be afraid to DM if you have any tips you would love to share.

Wearing Nike's Off-White Air Force 1 'Volt': So bright, so amazing

With the late Virgil Abloh's Louis Vuitton AF1s set to drop soon, let’s take a look at one of the designer's best (and brightest) pairs ever.

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Wearing Kanye's Adidas Yeezy Foam Runner: Best slippers ever?

Ye took us back to his Nike days with this "Vermilion" pair, which resembles his fabled "Red October” Air Yeezy 2 sneakers.

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Here's a look at Nike's upcoming Union Dunk Low sneakers

The three pairs are set to drop later this year, and they're going to be a must-have for streetwear aficionados.

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Wearing Nike's Air Jordan 11 'Cool Grey': Best sneaker of 2021?

The iconic shoe returned for the first time since 2010, and we're so glad it did.

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Wearing Nike's SB Dunk 'Strawberry Cough': Weirdest sneaker of 2021?

After being delayed several times, one of Nike SB's most anticipated shoes finally dropped this year — and it was worth the wait.

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Wearing Kanye's Adidas Yeezy Slides: Best sandals ever?

If this "Glow Green" color is too much for you, fret not — Ye has other pairs that might be for you.

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Brad Pitt and Kendall Roy love these sunglasses. Now I do, too.

The Hoorsenbuhs Model V are far from affordable, but they're worth all the pennies you need to get them.

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Wearing Nike's SB Dunk Low 'Chicago': Most underrated sneaker ever?

The iconic red, black, and white Air Jordan theme comes to a skateboarding shoe, and the result is nostalgically amazing.

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Inside Amazon’s bizarre Supreme-like store for its 'Fairfax' show

The company had an IRL pop-up shop in Los Angeles for "Latrine," the fictional brand from its animated series about streetwear and hypebeast culture.

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I was at Travis Scott's Astroworld Festival. It was complete chaos.

A first-hand account of what happened at the massive music event in Houston, Texas.

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Wearing Adidas' Kerwin Frost Forum collab: Weirdest sneakers ever?

Multi-faceted creator Frost put his own, surreal spin on The Three Stripes’ iconic Forum High and Low shoes — and the result is incredible.

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Beats Fit Pro review: Better than AirPods Pro and $50 cheaper

At $200, the Beats Fit Pro undercut the $250 AirPods Pro without cutting any major features. Bonus: even better battery life. How can you go wrong?

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Wearing Nike's Off-White Jordan 4 ‘Sail’: Best women's sneaker ever?

Even if you're a dude like me, these are a must-have in any shoe rotation – but be ready to pay quite the premium.

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Wearing Nike's Off-White Dunk Low 'Lot 1': Best sneaker of 2021?

Virgil Abloh's latest collab with the Swoosh featured 50 different Dunks, including this white pair with shiny silver details that's simply amazing.

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Wearing Crocs' Hidden Valley Ranch clogs: I love these shoes so much

Even if you don't enjoy ranch, you should be dressing yourself in these.

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Wearing Travis Scott's Fragment Jordan 1 Low sneaker: Worth the hype

One of the most coveted Nike shoes of 2021 leaves nothing to be desired — and it's going to go down as an all-time classic.

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I can't stop wearing Nike's Off-White 'The 50' Dunk Low sneakers

An all-time classic gets the Virgil Abloh treatment again. Stop preserving your grails and start wearing them.

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Wearing New Balance’s Casablanca XC-72: A race car for your feet

The plush, vintage-inspired sneaker offers exceptional comfort without sacrificing unique design.

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