Madewell Expands Recall of Women’s Sandals Due to Fall Hazard

The metal shank in Madewell Katya model sandals can dislodge and break through bottom of the outsole.

Recall date: September 29, 2015
Recall number: 15-254
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  • Recalled Katya model women’s metallic sand-colored sandal

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    Recalled Katya model women’s metallic sand-colored sandal

  • Recalled Katya model women’s rose gold-colored sandal

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    Recalled Katya model women’s rose gold-colored sandal

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Sandals

Hazard:

The metal shank can dislodge and break through bottom of the outsole, posing a fall hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Madewell Inc. toll-free at 866-544-1937 anytime, email 24-7@madewell.com or online at www.madewell.com  and click on Important Notice for more information.   

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

In conjunction with

Units

About 570 in the United States (in addition, 3 were sold in Canada) (Madewell recalled 50,600 women’s Sightseer sandals in August 2015 for the same hazard)

Description

This recall involves all sizes and colors of the Madewell Katya sandal from the spring 2015 collection. The metallic sand or rose gold-colored leather sandals have a wide strap with a lace-up thong. The style number C5840 is located on a sticker on the outsole.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received one report of a metal shank dislodging and breaking through the bottom of the outsole. No injuries have been reported. 

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shoes and contact Madewell to return them for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Madewell stores nationwide and online at madewell.com from April 2015 through August 2015 for about $100.

Importer(s)

Madewell Inc., of New York, N.Y.

Distributor(s)

Madewell Inc., of New York, N.Y.

Manufactured in

Brazil

  • Recalled Katya model women’s metallic sand-colored sandal

  • Recalled Katya model women’s rose gold-colored sandal