Eastman Footwear at (800)786-0282 ext. 301 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.efny.com and click Runestone Recall for more information.
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The metal rivets surrounding the holes where the shoestring is secured on the shoes can have sharp edges.
The Runestone children's shoes are black with gray mesh fabric panels on the side of the shoe with a green "Coleman" logo name and lantern graphic on the tongue. The black shoestrings on the shoes are threaded through green fabric tabs on the top of the shoe. A label located on the inside of tongue of the shoes identifies the style as Runestone.
The firm has received one report of an adult who scratched or cut his finger. No medical attention was required.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shoes and return them to a Big 5 Sporting Goods store for a full refund or contact Eastman Footwear for instructions on returning the shoes for a refund.
Big 5 Sporting Goods retail stores nationally from January 2013 through December 2013 for about $39.
The Eastman Footwear Group Inc., of New York, N.Y.
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