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FRANCOIS JEWELLERS HISTORY

FRANCOIS JEWELLERS was established in the Old OK building in Welkom, Free State Province, in 1980 by the current owner, Francois du Toit. In 1989 we moved into a bigger shop in the Liberty Centre where we traded very successfully for 11 years. In 2000 we relocated FRANCOIS JEWELLERS to Pretoria. We opened in Lynnridge […]

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OCTOBER BIRTHSTONES – TOURMALINE AND OPAL

A birthstone is a gemstone that represents a person’s period of birth that is usually month or zodiac sign. It’s often worn as jewellery or as a pendant necklace. In this article we focus on Tourmaline, birthstone for the month of October and one of the world’s most popular gemstones. Tourmaline is a crystalline boron […]

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INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT GOLD

Gold runs like a golden thread throughout the history of mankind. Although gold is one of the rarest metals, it was the very first to be discovered. The Incas held the view that gold was closely allied to the sun – they referred to gold as the ‘blood of the sun’. The coped with the […]

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FINDING AN ENGAGEMENT RING

You know her better than anyone else – does she want you to choose the ring or does she want to be part of the engagement ring search? Whichever is your “couple style” there are some universal steps to navigate while finding her engagement ring. Choosing the Perfect Gem Gemstones are mostly graded by their […]

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DIAMONDS

What a Gem For centuries the diamonds have been treasured in the hearts of both men and women. For centuries it has been bought or traded with, and even wars waged, and smugglers caught for possessing it. It’s a symbol of romance a symbol of love, a symbol of eternity, yet is also prized by […]

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RESETTING JEWELLERY: CRAFTING SOMETHING NEW FROM YOUR SOMETHING OLD

You’ve got a piece of jewellery that you would love to wear more often. Making the decision to reset jewellery, especially if it has sentimental family value, can be difficult even when you know you will enjoy it more afterwards. So, what do you need to consider and how do you go about crafting something […]

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SHOPPING ONLINE WITH FRANCOIS JEWELLERS IS EASY, CONVENIENT AND FUN

Shopping online in South Africa is increasingly easier and more bountiful. As more shops choose to go online, lots of people are taking to shopping comfortably from their couch. Why shop online? 5 Advantages of Shopping Online: 1. Being open 24/7 2. A convenient way to view a range of options quickly 3. Product information […]

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MODERN AND TRADITIONAL ANNIVERSARY GIFTS – YEAR 6:

Six years of continuous love and commitment to each other! A milestone worth celebrating with a uniquely created surprise.  This anniversary is traditionary celebrated with iron, candy and Calla Lilies. Iron for strength and candy for sweetness. Contemporary celebrations also include wood as a symbol of a long lasting and solid marriage.  The purple hues […]

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FRANCOIS JEWELLERS CARE: KEEPING YOUR JEWELLERY AND WATCH CORONA SAFE

The Corona Virus can survive up to 72-hours on stainless steel and plastic surfaces. So, it is possible to transmit the Corona virus even if you routinely cleaning your hands but not sanitising your jewellery. No one wants to forgo wearing their jewellery or watches and there is no need to. Here at Francois Jewellers we have investigated […]