Running k3d on macOS is very simple. Below is a quick and diryt recipe.
Use Homebrew to install k3d
brew install k3d
Create your Kubernetes cluster
Get the KUBECONFIG file and export it to your environment
export KUBECONFIG="$(k3d get-kubeconfig --name='k3s-default')"
Verify your cluster is running
kubectl get pods --all-namespaces
And voila that is it!
Posted April 8th, 2020