Artist couple Sybil and David Yurman began making jewelry under the David Yurman brand name in 1980. Their goal was to create jewelry that was essentially wearable pieces of art. Their signature design, the Cable bracelet, was introduced in 1983 and was a running success. It continues to be a well loved design worldwide to this day. The Cable bracelet, and their new collections, continue to showcase American luxury that is breezy and effortless. David Yurman prides himself on being both an artisan and an artist. He gets involved with the whole process of creating a new piece, starting with the initial sketch and only stopping when the piece is finished. They employ only the best craftsmen and use only the highest quality metals and gemstones, to create some of the most beautiful and unconventional pieces of jewelry available today.
One such piece by the David Yurman is the Chatelaine Earring with Garnet in 18K gold. These 8mm earrings feature a faceted garnet gemstone surrounded by 18 karat yellow gold. The gold is embellished with Pave diamonds to accentuate the garnet. These earrings fit in perfectly with the rest of the Chatelaine Collection. The collection features various bright stones encased in the same yellow or white gold and Pave diamonds. David Yurman has put his unique signature on this collection by also offering earrings in mismatched colors. Pieces like these are what make the David Yurman company unique and eye-catching.