Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product
The scarves fail to meet the federal flammability standard for wearing apparel and pose a risk of burn injury to consumers.
This recall involves Julie Vos women's scarves. The scarves are 100 percent modal fabric, a type of rayon, and were sold in two prints, Anchor and Sierra. Anchor was sold in three colors, including blue, green and orange. Sierra was sold in four colors, including raspberry/magenta, orange/peach, cream/gray and blue/purple. The scarves measure 75 inches long by 45 inches wide. Julie Vos is printed on a tag sewn into the back of the scarf.
There has been one report of a shawl catching fire. No injuries have been reported.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled scarves and contact Julie Vos to arrange to return the scarves for a full refund. Julie Vos will provide a pre-paid postage label for shipping.
Specialty boutiques nationwide and online at www.julievos.com from January 2014 through February 2014 for about $165.
Julie Vos, of New York
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