How Did Blue Diamonds Get That Way? We Think We Know

Kate Winslet Blue Diamond Necklace

Blue diamonds are the rarest kind. Roughly one in every 200,000 diamonds has the tint that makes the Hope Diamond so magical and made us swoon over Kate Winslet in Titanic. A new study in the journal Nature gives us the best idea yet how it happens, and how they got here. Researchers analyzed 46 […]

We Can’t Wait For The Ballpark Proposal Video

Ant carrying dimond

Most jewelry stores, including Dallas Gold & Silver Exchange, have friendly but efficient security measures in place. The better we protect our beautiful merchandise, the more we can offer amazing deals, and we do. But maybe we need to focus on pest control as well. That’s the lesson from the current viral video of an ant […]

An Invitation To The School of Rocks

Silver Honor Student Necklace

You’ve probably paid a lot to the jewelry business – and unless you’ve shopped at Dallas Gold & Silver Exchange, you’ve definitely paid too much for your bridal jewelry. But now the jewelry business wants to pay you. The Gemological Institute of America is awarding $2 million in scholarships next year, and the deadline to apply […]

At This Championship, They Really Go For The Gold

2018 World Gold Panning Championships

We think that Dallas Gold & Silver Exchange is the best place to hunt for gold, because you’ll always find what you want. But if you’re more the old-fashioned type, and you have a competitive streak, join the rush to Hodruša-Hámre, Slovakia. That’s where the 2018 World Gold Panning Championships get under way on August […]

They love, honor and cherish…burritos

Couple eating Chipotle

The folks down at Chipotle in Elk Grove, California, last week found themselves in the middle of a burrito-themed engagement party. The Sacramento Bee reports that Chris Piwinski decided to pop the question to Natalie Neach at their local Chipotle, scene of many high school dates, post-squabble feasts and even a Valentine’s Day dinner when […]