New York Magazine

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Home > Shopping > Qiviuk


40 E. 58th St. , New York, NY 10022 40.762 -73.971
nr. Madison Ave.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-826-3388 Send to Phone

  • Reader Rating: Write a Review
  • Price Range: ($$$$) Very High End
  • Products & Services: Menswear, Womenswear

Share this listing

Official Website


Mon-Sat, 11am-7 pm; Sun, noon-6pm

Nearby Subway Stops

4, 5, 6 at 59th St.; N, Q, R at Fifth Ave.-59th St.

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide


  • Menswear
  • Womenswear


This Canadian knitwear company specializes in luxurious, handmade sweaters with delicate detailing. The store is named after the rare material many of its garments are made from: qiviuk, a supersoft yarn spun from the fur of musk oxen. Apart from its namesake fabric, the brand has also trademarked its own feathery variety of yarn, Heavenly Alpaca, which is knitted into numerous items. This upscale shop within the Plaza Hotel features marble flooring and ornate, blond-wood displays stacked with the brand’s various lines. The Royal collection offers ultrafeminine cardigans, vests, and shawls incorporating hand-crocheted Belgian lace, Qiviuk silk, mother-of-pearl, and Swarovski crystals, while the rustic English Countryside collection includes earthy tan-and-brown sweaters for both sexes sporting details like musk-ox-leather buttons and beaver collars. A more limited line of home and travel gear features lightweight blankets, shawls, and other portable, giftable items. The silky wares have been worn by British royalty and celebrity clients like Francis Ford Coppola and Sarah Jessica Parker.