LIV In The Press
This Swiss watch startup met its crowdfunding goal in 34 minutes
Mar 08, 2018
The LIV GX1-A combines the high-end quality of a luxury watch with the durability of a sports watch at an affordable price... it is the most detailed and rugged automatic watch I've ever worn.
The Record Kickstarter Project That Was Fully Funded In 34 Minutes
Feb 19, 2016
If you've ever wanted to own a Swiss Automatic watch, but couldn't stomach the price tag, then a sub $500 Kickstarter price for a unique watch that features a genuine Swiss Automatic mechanism is probably quite attractive...
Best-Kept Travel Secrets: 22 Highly Desirable Travel Gadgets
Dec 7, 2015
A high-end watch for serious travelers, the GX1 is a “wear it and forget it” product. It’s water-resistant up to 1,000 feet and has a multi-layered dial made of sapphire crystal. The product was originally funded in just 11 hoursr...
LIV is kickstarting a beefy & bold chronograph for race lovers
June 10, 2018
A crowdfunding darling with a number of Kickstarter watches under its belt... As a fashion/everyday wear piece it’s excellent. If you particularly like the style – F1 racing meets Kylo Ren – then you’re probably going to like this...
Only a Couple Days Left to Back the LIV Rebel, the Watch That’s Raised Over $1.5 Million
Mar 28, 2017
There’s a reason LIV is smashing all Kickstarter records for Swiss watches. Built out of incredibly tough materials and featuring bold and unique designs, the watches have been massive hits with men looking for...
LIV Watches is Back on Kickstarter with “The Breakthrough”, A Series of Sporty Automatic Watches
Jan 6, 2018
The folks at LIV Watches already know a bit about creating watches and funding them on Kickstarter. Their new “The Breakthrough” campaign isn’t their first offense. Bold styles, 3 different inspirations – pilot, racing, diving – all of them powered by Swiss mechanical movement and offered, as usual, at great prices...
LIV Watches come to life on Kickstarter
Feb 01, 2016
From a design perspective, the watch holds up on first impression. It features the standard stainless steel case, which can have variable coatings and can be paired with different straps, including silicone, leather and canvas.
Hands-On with the
Aug 13, 2018
We were impressed by the bright shades of blue on the dial, especially in the sunlight. Due to the multi-layered structure, the dial catches a lot of light and reflects it in various angles, making it very appealing to look at your wrist.
Hands on with the LIV Rebel – Dare to LIV!
Mar 7, 2018
LIV did not let their backers down. This is a very nice time piece. Solid smooth case, curved sapphire crystal, Sellita SW200-1 movement, great looking dial...This is one hell of a Swiss watch for that price.
LIV Genesis X1-A Watch
Jan 28, 2016
It’s a gorgeous timepiece with a sporty, classic look...each watch is built by hand in Switzerland. Its face is covered with sapphire crystal, so it’s highly scratch resistant and it’ll look like new for many years to come
14 Most Dependable Products You Need to Buy Only Once
Jan 10, 2019
Nothing beats a high-quality watch that can literally stand the test of time. Not only will it serve as a conversation starter, but it can be passed down through the generations as a precious family heirloom.
Stuff we drool about -
LIV Genesis X1-A
JAN 26, 2016
The watch was fully funded within the first 34 minutes of hitting the site, and we can understand why, a stunning timepiece with a brash, sporty, modern look, and with an automatic Swiss movement for under $500
Impulse Buy: LIV GX-AC Swiss Panda Watch
What you get in a LIV watch seems too good to be true. A movement with a precision of at least +/- four seconds per day; solidly built cases with dials to match and a style that stands out without being flashy...
A Miami startup raises more than $720,000 above its Kickstarter goal
Aug 13, 2018
LIV Swiss Watches is uniquely successful in the game of crowdfunding, where most brands fail to secure the backing they hoped for. Comparably, just 35 percent of Kickstarter campaigns ever created have reached their funding goals.
LIV Watches is proof that the luxury watch industry's monopoly can be beaten
May 31, 2018
What the people at LIV are doing is...Challenging the watchmaking industry can become an ugly battle but... LIV is pushing out remarkable timepieces that are revolutionizing the watch business...
Miami-Based Watch Brand LIV Raises More Than $1 Million on Kickstarter
Feb 23, 2016
You're probably thinking, What makes this watch so different? Well, the timepiece has a starting price of $390, it's Swiss-made, and there are tons of customizable options. It's a pretty nice deal for a sleek Swiss watch.
35+ Affordable Swiss Watches For Men
Nov 20, 2018
If you’re looking for an affordable men’s watch you’ve probably faced one huge issue- it’s very hard to find one for a really good price... here's the best and most affordable Swiss watches you can feel absolutely confident buying...
The LIV GX1-A Is Objectively the Best Microbrand Automatic Watch I've Reviewed to Date
Dec 7, 2019
Today, thanks to crowdfunding and the entrepreneurial spirit, there are numerous quality microbrand watch companies out there making good stuff.
But LIV Watches has created a stand-out piece that is my new benchmark for automatic microbrand watches...