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Q&A: Emma McKinstry

      Today's Q&A is with jeweler and entrepreneur Emma McKinstry, a former colleague of mine and current friend. Emma's rise from making jewelry as a hobby to turning to it full time in just a few years, getting the attention of national fashion magazines and even getting her pieces on celebrities is inspirational for any maker and fledgling entrepreneur. Her designs are bold and bright and always classy. 1. When did you realize you were a creative person and wanted to make jewelry? For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been working on one creative project or another. I love the feeling of creating something – taking an idea or thought and turning it into something...

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