Acorn Markets

American Made Since 2010

Acorn Markets

Kankakee, Illinois
We bring unique, beautiful and rare plants to the public through pop-up events around Chicago

Tell us about your business.

Horticultural curators and purveyors of the rare and exotic in the plant world.

What makes your business stand out?

We educate and care about what we sell without giving in to trends

What's the best business advice you've received?

Adapt and be flexible

Mark Your Calendar

  • Nominations
    June 3–Aug. 29, 2014

    Nominate yourself or other aspiring makers.

    Nominate yourself
  • Judging
    June 23–Sept. 8, 2014

    Judges will select finalists throughout this period.

    Meet the judges
  • Online Voting
    Sept. 15–Oct. 13, 2014

    Vote for your favorite American makers.

    See the finalists
  • Winners Announced
    Oct. 17, 2014

    2014 Award Winners and Audience Choice Winner announced.

    See past Award Winners
  • American Made Event
    Nov. 7–8, 2014

    Join us for our annual event in New York City.

    Buy tickets now

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  • 2014 Style Finalist

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    Christman Hersha
    Responsibly produced jeans and clothing for men. Made & sourced in America and built to last a lifetime.
    Style, Fashion
  • Brooklyn Candle Studio

    Tamara Jerardo
    Deliciously scented eco-friendly soy candles made with love in Brooklyn, New York.
    Design, Furniture & Home Accessories
  • Goat Lady Dairy

    Alexander Kast
    A family owned and operated goat dairy in the heart of North Carolina making fresh, mold ripened and aged cheeses.
    Food, Agriculture & Sustainability