Batky Custom Jeweler in Dallas, TX
Richard Batky is an innovative designer with impressive credentials who creates exquisite jewelry for his clientele at 5600 W. Lovers Lane, #120. Born in Hungary to a family of artists; Mr. Batky's father was a well known sculptor. A childhood interest in precious metals and jewelry-making led to an apprenticeship with the Hungarian State Mint. After being certified in precious metal work and gemology by the Hungarian government in 1965, he spent time in Italy and France gaining rare experience in jewelry design. In 1967 he immigrated to New York City and began designing and creating fine jewelry for companies such as Tiffany's, Van Cleef & Arpels and David Webb. He opened a small jewelry business in 1973 in Dallas when he quickly established a reputation for excellence in creative design with the finest jewelry stores in Dallas, including Neiman Marcus. During his career, he has designed and crafted jewelry for numerous high-profile clients. Over the years, Mr. Batky has traveled to the largest diamond markets and mining countries, such as Belgium and Russia to gain valuable expertise in diamond and precious gem purchasing. Mr. Batky possesses a passion for exquisite jewelry and the expertise to create his work impeccably.
Hand engraved platinum and gold wedding bands as well as diamond and precious gems are available at Batky Jewelers. Pictured above is Richard Batky, owner