Name of product:
Baby leg warmers and socks
Hazard:
The leg warmers and socks have a heart appliqué that can detach, posing a choking hazard to small children.
Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
December 23, 2010
Units:
About 4,500
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact BabyLegs toll-free at (888) 791-6098 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.babylegs.com

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves only those BabyLegs brand leg warmers, ankle-high socks and knee-high socks adorned with a heart-shape appliqué. The recalled products are pink, white or purple cable knit socks and leg warmers.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled socks and leg warmers away from children. Consumers can remove and discard the heart appliqué to eliminate the hazard or contact BabyLegs to receive a full refund or a coupon to be redeemed on the BabyLegs website.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received one report of an infant choking on the heart-shaped appliqué. Her mother was able to dislodge the appliqué from her throat. No medical attention was required.

Sold At:

www.babylegs.com and independent retailers from August 2010 to November 2010 for about $11 per pair.

Distributor(s):

BabyUnited LLC dba BabyLegs of Seattle, Wash.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
11-081