Born in Austin, Texas, Mady Berry moved to Chicago in 2012 to study Fashion and Textile Design at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts with emphasis in Fashion Design from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in May of 2016. During her studies Mady received The Morris and Rose Goldman Scholarship (2014), The Ungaro Scholarship (2015) and The Shirley G. Schnackenberg Student Grant in Fashion Design (2016). In September of 2016 she was chosen as a CFDA+ Design Graduate by the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA). Mady has worked for Bernhard Willhelm in Los Angeles, and Signe Bøgelund-Jensen in Copenhagen. Her work has been featured in Paper Magazine, Bullett Magazine, Refigural Magazine, and Women's Wear Daily among others.