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Zale’s Tales: JCK Las Vegas 2019 Wrap-Up

Stanley Zale shares his observations from this year's JCK trade show

It was great being back at the Sands Expo Center. If my memory serves me right, it’s been since 2010 that the show was last there. It took about half a day to become re-acclimated, but after that, it was like being home. That is if your home is full read more…

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Zale’s Tales: JCK Las Vegas 2018

Stanley examines trending topics discussed at JCK Las Vegas 2018

As I write this, I’m still recovering from JCK. It’s amazing how in a week’s time we can go from feeling excited about the upcoming show to wanting nothing more than to get out of Vegas and head home. Besides the primary mission of seeing our customers, there was a read more…

If You Were a Gemstone, Which Would You Be?

Brilliant results from our August blog poll

In July, we hosted Gemstone Month – a celebration of all things gemstones – on Pinterest. We shared new styles, fun facts, loose stones, gem art, and much more. And if you stopped by our Stuller Blog and Twitter  during the month, you probably noticed our poll question: If you read more…

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Zale’s Tales: Lab-Grown Diamonds

Stanley gives an industry update, shedding light on lab-grown diamonds

As I’m writing this, I’ve been back from Las Vegas for only a few days, and I think I’m finally settling back into my regular routine. A week at JCK is not a soothing experience, and the fact that I barely ever make it outside seems to be the least read more…

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Sell With a Story: Famous Diamonds

It’s April, and I simply must write about diamonds — particularly these famous diamonds. I learned about them from Stanley Zale, our amazing Vice President of Diamonds and Gemstones. As many of you know, his family owned a well-known chain of jewelry stores, and Stanley grew up around diamonds. After read more…

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Zale’s Tales: Family and Friendships

The jewelry industry: where friendships last a lifetime

Family and Friendships This month would have been my Grandparents 90th wedding anniversary. They’ve both been gone now for about 20 years. The jewelry journey that MB Zale took, beginning in Shereshov Russia in 1901 (today it’s in Belarus) that took him to northwest Texas, and then all around the read more…

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Zale’s Tales: A Short Biography

A short story for a busy time

I know we are all very busy this time of the year, so I’ll keep this edition short. A Little About Me I’m the third generation in the jewelry business and grew up in a culture that revolved around the jeweler’s annual calendar— The New York Show at the Hilton and read more…

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Zale’s Tales: Love and Large Diamonds

Follow Stanley Zale's adventures in the exciting world of diamonds

While I consider myself very young, I have to admit that I’ve been involved in the diamond business for nearly 40 years. In that time I’ve had the pleasure of seeing some amazing diamonds. When I look back at everything that transpired in that time, even I have a hard read more…