JS Watch co is a Reykjavik, Iceland based watch atelier which is specialized in the production of fine mechanical timepieces in small quantities. Timepieces by The JS Watch co are timeless, refined and sophisticated enough to adorn the wrists of stars like Jude Law, Quentin Tarantino, Viggo Mortensen and Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull.
All the JS Watch co. watches are meticulously designed by the company founders and assembled by Master Watchmaker, Gilbert Gudjonsson, using only the highest quality materials. Movements come from Switzerland, highly decorated with the regulating mechanism “assortment chronometer” Anachron hair-spring, Glucydur Balance wheel and 25 red rubies. You can see the magic happen inside through the display back on the stainless steel case made in Germany, the crystal is scratch resistant sapphire. Bands include hand made genuine Louisiana alligator and ostrich skin.
The the company founders, Julius Heidarsson – airline pilot, Sigurdur Gilbertsson – watchmaker and Grimkell Sigurthorsson – multi-media designer, proudly call themselves “probably the world’s smallest watch manufacturer” referring to its workshop, about 8 square meters at the back of the Laugavegur storefront.
Official website: http://www.jswatch.com