Luis Rodriguez was born in Havana, Cuba and raised in Florida. Growing up he was greatly influenced by the personal style of his mother and aunts and their stories of the chic and glamour of pre-Castro Cuba.
Early in his career, Luis assisted some of the top stylists and editors absorbing the best qualities from each of them. After establishing himself as a freelance fashion stylist, he relocated to New York.
Luis has collaborated with photographers such as Ben Watts, Jason Kibbler, Chris Craymer, Pamela Hanson, Tesh, Chad Pitman, Cliff Watts, Liz Von Hoene, Guy Aroch, David Oldham, Jason Hetherington, and Alistair Taylor-Young.
He has been a contributing editor to scores of different magazines including the international editions of Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, ELLE and GQ as well as WSJ Magazine. He is currently the NY editor for The Gloss.