Our Makers

Meet Our Kentucky Makers

Local LEX Market in Lexington, KY houses handcrafted goods from over 80+ Kentucky-based artists, makers, bakers, and crafters. Take a moment to see all that we have to offer and don't forget to follow our makers for updates about their businesses!

Local LEX Market

Local LEX Market allows shoppers the opportunity to purchase handcrafted, personalized gifts from multiple local makers under the convenience of one roof. You’ll be amazed at our selection of Kentucky-made items from 80+ Kentucky-based small businesses. Shop for any occasion with our wide selection of gifts for men, women, and children!

Our makers proudly offer a wide array of unique gifts including apparel, signs, glassware, tea towels, pillows, and other home decor items, as well as fresh-baked goods and fine art pieces.

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Apparel

2 Mother Hustlers

Just 2 hardworking mamas creating fun & trendy tees for the whole family! Need something custom made, we got you!

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KY Cool Kids

Kentucky-themed apparel and accessories for ages NB-Youth 14/16 - Adult designs as well!

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The Pink Turtle

Great products for everyone. Monogrammed clothing, totes, purses, boots, socks, sweatshirts, and more.

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Baked Goods & Treats

Faith Bakes

Faith Bakes aims to meet all of your baking needs from specialty cakes to pie or even fudge and candies. You name it, I'll bake it! Let's make every occasion a special occasion with a little taste of heaven.

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Tammy's Sweet Tasty Treats

Tammy makes a variety of gourmet popcorns, brittles, cookies, and candies. All of Tammy’s Sweet Tasty Treats are made with love. Once you have had an encounter with them you won’t forget about the experience!

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Rayann's Popcorn

Hand-crafted gourmet popcorn. We transform ordinary popcorn kernels into a delightful snack.

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Fine Art, Furniture, Metal & Woodworking

Metal Collections

Custom 2D and 3D metal art. I look forward to the challenge that custom projects present

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Sticks & MOORE

Wood crafts and custom wood creations made to order.

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Croc O’ Mud Pottery

Small batch functional pottery that takes you back to the feeling of Appalachia and Eastern KY.

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Bre Kort Fine Artwork and Rustic Décor

I am a local freelance artist originally from Batavia, Illinois. My current focus is on pyrography (wood-burnings) to create different styles of artwork and rustic décor. Nature has always been my biggest inspiration and I try to depict that in my work as much as possible! I recently started creating more rustic décor and I'm more than happy to take on custom orders!

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Day 8 Design

I am a local wood crafter from Winchester, KY. I focus on fun home decor pieces using reclaimed wood and laser engraved items. Most pieces are customizable.

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The Blue Lotus Pottery

Theresa has been making small-batch functional pottery for over 10 yrs. Each piece is a work of art you can use every day. Blue Lotus Pottery is committed to supporting American-made and other local KY businesses, by sourcing as many materials and tools as possible from other small businesses here in the bluegrass and the US.

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Bath & Body

Violet + Hazel: Artful Healing

Handcrafted, Kentucky Proud Essential Oil Blends and Products for Beauty, Health, and Home. We also offer handmade, one-of-a-kind, kiln-fired Ceramic Diffuser Jewelry and Healing Artwork Archival Prints from original art.

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Soap Addicted

Bringing hope one bar at a time by using part of profits for local drug recovery programs.

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Sweet Dreamz by Makala

4 types of Bath Bombs including original (for everyone), Melatonin (Insomnio), CBD (pain, anxiety) , and CBD-Melatonin (pain, anxiety, insomnia).

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Rustic Products LLC

Rustic Products was founded by Amber Cron in 2019. An elementary school guidance counselor by day, Amber is a self-taught artist and Kentucky Proud business owner by night. She is passionate about working with the community to create unique, local products at affordable prices. She also loves to create custom scents for individuals, parties, or stores! Rustic Products offers all-natural, locally made soy-based candles, beard products, body soap, soap-based sugar scrubs, body washes, and other gift ideas. Check out the products at five locations in Kentucky!

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Herb’N Peasant

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Food & Beverage

Graze with AK

Cheeseball and Charcuterie Boxes for all of your entertaining needs.

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San’s Healthy Choices

Hello, my name is Cassandra Gatewood and I am the owner of San’s Healthy Choices. This is a Kentucky Proud meal prep business that serves Lexington and surrounding counties.

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Manuscript Coffee

Every coffee tells a story - from farm to processing to roasting to your cup, there is a story to be told in that one cup of coffee. Through providing ethically sourced, high-quality coffee, Manuscript encourages community through coffee and strives to create a place where you can share your favorite stories or even your own story.

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Hedgewitch Hall


Hedgewitch Hall is a woman-owned business focusing on hand-blended tea, gift sets, metaphysical and occult objects. They create custom and unique tea blends available in loose-leaf or in bags. They always keep an eclectic stock that shifts with the seasons.

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Home Decor

Idly Wyld Crafts

Idly Wyld Crafts specializes in making your everyday moments more personal and memorable! Handcrafted in the heart of the Bluegrass, our personalized home decor (including etched glassware, tea towels, porch leaners, and more) captures the perfect blend of charm and character. Custom orders happily accepted!

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Sassy Designs

Tumblers for your cold/hot drinks and stemless wine tumblers.

Bad Moms Crafts

Door decor & more...in stock and custom order door hangers, wreaths, wood flowers, and more!

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Design Co LLC

Custom laser engraving and designs. Custom tumblers, glassware, leather, and granite make great gifts or promotional items.

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Too Busy Ladies

Gifts, Home Decor, & more! We personalize items and take special orders.

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Nana's Country Creations

Wood Porch signs, Doorhangers, and Farmhouse signs.

Honey Bee Candles

Richly scented candles that can be personalized with your message, name, etc.

XRCraft Shop Lexington

XRCraft builds on our family tradition of handcrafted items from our home to yours. Enjoy our offerings in your home, share them with family & friends, or treat yourself. See something you like but would prefer in a different style, color, or theme? Just send us a message - we’ll be happy to create a one-of-a-kind just for you.

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Modern Zen Candle Company

Modern Zen Candle Company focuses on clean scents traveling throughout your home with a modern twist. All-Natural beautifully scented Soy Candles, Wax Melts, Botanical Wax Sachets, and Floral Reed Diffusers containing no harmful chemicals in our fragrances are our specialty.

Each product is carefully created, and hand-poured in small batches right here in Kentucky. We also offer custom orders for weddings, parties, gifts for your clients, and more.

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Jewelry & Accessories

Classy Collections by MO

Handmade jewelry using vintage silver plated flatware, leather, and real gemstones

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Honey Bee Bangles

Specializing in original Kentucky and UK jewelry.

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Jewelry & Gifts by Sondra

One-of-a-kind custom jewelry, boxes, and stands. Custom repairs are done in-store on the 3rd Saturday of every month. Custom jewelry orders are done upon request.

Ellen B Keepsakes

Ellen B Keepsakes specializes in hand-stamped jewelry. At Local Lex Market, you'll find a sampling of my hand-stamped rings, cuff bracelets, and necklaces. Personalized designs in sterling silver, 14k gold-filled, and rose gold-filled metals are available online in my Etsy shop.

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Love CSC Creations

My amazing car freshies help make your car smell good, and my earrings can match any outfit

Other Categories

Khristi's K9 Kookies

I am an avid dog lover and I have been making all-natural, healthy dog treats for over 15 years.

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Mother Clucking Products

We are a simple family business that is trying to help better our community by offering fresh products at reasonable prices.

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El Gato Azul

El Gato Azul is a husband and wife team that loves to work together to create handcrafted necktie keychains, Kentucky magnets, Repurposed lamp bottles, stickers, t-shirts, Jeep gifts, and homemade old fashion candy.

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All Makers



Local Lex Market

2 Mother Hustlers

El Gato Azul

Kenova Kreations

Kentucky Line

Tammy's Sweet Tasty Treats

Bad Mom Crafts

Graze with AK

Kristi's K9 Kookies

Croc O Mud Pottery

RayAnn's Popcorn

Hillbilly Jams & Jellies

Barrel Down South

Sticks and Moore

Glover Farms

Honey Bee Bangles

Rustic Products

Jewelry & Gifts by Sondra

Sassy Designs

Sans Healthy

Dani's Designs

Nana's Country Creations

Bre Kort Art

Blue Lotus Pottery

Violet & Hazel

Covered1

Metal Connections

Dzign by Pam

Kitcheneez

Primitive Appalachian Woodwork

Backroads Bakery

FaithBakes

Idly Wyld Crafts

Pennie's Buttons

Loriann Custom Creations

DesignCo LLC

Soap Addicted

KY Cool Kids

Ellen B Keepsakes

Sweet Dreamz by Makala

MO Designs

Orient Pearl Resin

JWC Designs

Day8 Designs

Artisan Coffee Company

Centertorium

Herb'N Peasant Farm

Hedgewitch Hall

Manuscript Coffee

Sticks & Stories KY

Dabie Marie's

W & E Farms

Steele N Stitches

Self Seed Studio

Atlas and Lily

XRCraft Shop Lexington

Blue Bay Clay

Beauty Baby Lashes

Queen Bee Peanut Butter

Michael Ervin

Mary Haycraft

Too Busy Ladies

The London Fund

Modern Zen Candle Co

Betty Monroy

Miguelina Monroy

Mother Clucking Products

Three Crafty Cats

Whittler's Roost

Tidy Diners

Uncork'd

Go Local Pets

Rosewood Cottage

Wild Forage Farms

Jonathan Smith

Terrance Marti

Sweet Tee Confections

Love CSC Creations

Newfangled Clothing

Kraft Kanda

Pink Turtle