Category: Jewelry

  • Bangkok and Sri Lanka Jewelry Expedition

    July 18, 2018

    Planning is underway for another jewelry expedition in mid September, 2018. This time to a couple countries on the Asian continent. Bangkok Jewelry Bangkok is a destination we return to often because of our relationships with the local businesses, and the quality of jewelry we’re able to find for our…

  • Emerald Expedition to Bogota Colombia

    February 14, 2018

    Bogota is the emerald trade center of the world. Dale’s Jewelers has a long tradition of seeking out the best gems direct from the source so we’re packing our bags and headed to Colombia. Emerald is prized for it’s brilliant green color, and makes a beautiful statement on any piece…

  • Just Imagine

    July 6, 2015

    Doug will soon be off again traveling the world for beautiful stones. This time he will focus on pearls in Hong Kong. Doug has a natural eye for the unusual as well as for quality. When he looks at glistening gemstones or lustrous strands of pearls, he envisions beautiful finished…

  • Organic Gemstones

    July 6, 2015

    What makes a gemstone? To be considered a gem, a substance has to be beautiful, usually in terms of its color and the way it reflects light. It also has to be rare and durable. Gems are either minerals, which have a regular internal structure and fixed chemical composition, or…

  • Citrine

    November 7, 2011

    What is citrine? How do pearls form? What is the “king of gems? If you like gemstones here are a few answers for you, beginning this week with citrine. Citrine belongs in the quarts family and is colored golden by the iron content. It derives its name from its color…

  • Huge Yellow Diamond

    August 15, 2011

    A 43.51-carat yellow diamond (just a little bauble) known as the “Golden Eye” was seized in a federal drug and money-laundering investigation in northeast Ohio. It’s going on the auction block with the minimum starting bid at $900,000. Get out your penny jars!