Mary Alice Malone was born and raised in the US in Pennsylvania. She studied at the Art School in Colorado.
Her talent and craftsmanship came to rest in the design and creation of shoes. She honed her craft with the Cordwainers course at the London College of Fashion, further refining her skills at a number of renowned ateliers, before launching her own brand in 2014.
She launched her footwear collection with business partner Roy Luwolt and quickly gained fans including some of the most fashion-forward celebrities.