Duke and Dutch is the newest generation in a family legacy of jewellers and watchmakers that extends to the 1600s. Rolf Werndle is its driving force. His passion combines time-honoured, quality craftsmanship with cutting-edge design.

Having worked with his parents in jewellery from an early age, Rolf is at home in the world of design and adornment. The blend of a creative education as a jewellery designer and experience working with some of South Africa's top jewellers has led Rolf to create Duke & Dutch, a showcase of his unique style. The gallery is divided into 2 categories. Classics by Rolf is an elegant range of timeless sophistication, whereas the Duke & Dutch range displays statement pieces with a design edge.

The designs capture the African soul, marrying clean, modern lines with naturally inspired shapes. His collections include flowing and feminine pieces for women and distinctive, bold styles for men. Quality and attention to detail is paramount. Each piece destined to become a cherished treasure.

Rolf's award-winning design skills combined with his goldsmithing talents give each hand-crafted piece a personal and unique feel. All jewellery pieces are conceived and made entirely in the Mother City, proudly carrying the label "born in Cape Town".

The unique combination of skills and attention to detail combined with an extensive selection of gems and diamonds to choose from, makes dealing with Duke & Dutch a pleasure. Commission or buy that special piece from Duke & Dutch and CHERISH IT.