Lots of New Events Announced For 2022!
LIVELY LOCAL MARKETS
We organize lively pop-ups, markets, and festivals to showcase local creators and connect them to conscious shoppers.
PROUDLY BASED IN DALLAS, TEXAS
SHOP SMALL
Shop directly from the makers

There's something powerful about connecting with the creator of that special piece you buy.

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opportunities for local vendors
For Creatives, By Creatives

Our markets were founded by creatives and created specifically to give you the best chance at success.

Open vendor opportunities
THE People Behind the scenes
Meet our team
FOUNDER & DESIGNER
Harley Barnes

After 8 years as a graphic designer in the Dallas startup community and organizer of a couple local music festivals, Harley decided to combine his passions for great design and supporting local creatives with his event production chops to start Decent Market in March 2018. With nearly two years of successful markets and arts events under his belt, he spun off Lively Local Markets in January 2020 as a new brand specifically tailored to produce local markets and arts-oriented activations.

COORDINATOR & EVENT TEAM
Claire Bruce

Claire runs the Downtown Mesquite Farmers Market, and you'll see her helping out at many of our other events!

Coordinator & EVENT TEAM
Kris Weir

Kris runs Texifornia, one of our favorite clothing boutiques. She is our lead coordinator for Threaded Apparel Market.

People Behind the Lights
Meet our team
Designer
Calvin Holmes

The multidisciplinary designer specializes in furniture for the contract, hospitality and residential markets, as well as lighting, packaging.

Store Manager
Ellen Webb

Based in Amsterdam and Milan, Webb’s creative process begins with materiality and an empirical approach that is highly experimental.

Designer
Ivan Daniel

Interested in how the pragmatism of the traditional craftsman can create new design, he focuses on simplicity to spur technical innovations.

Store Manager
Daisy Bradley

Born in Venezuela, Daisy is a prolific designer with over twenty years of experience creating products for the transportation and consumer electronics.

Blog Writer
Elmer Walton

Interested in how the pragmatism of the traditional craftsman can create new design, he focuses on simplicity to spur technical innovations.

Marketing
Ronnie Kelly

Born in Portugal, Kelly is a prolific designer with over twenty years of experience creating products for the transportation and consumer electronics.

Marketing
Bettie Walker

The multidisciplinary designer specializes in furniture for the contract, hospitality and residential markets, as well as lighting, packaging.

Designer
Francis Cobb

Based in Amsterdam and Milan, Cobb’s creative process begins with materiality and an empirical approach that is highly experimental.

"Bel Occhio is a study in weightlessness and transparency,” notes designer Pablo Pardo on his inspiration for this luminaire."
Transformative Light

Provides both focused and ambient illumination.

Two-In-One

Designed for pendant and tabletop applications.

Light Anywhere You Want It

Infinite adjustment with the touch of a hand.