Goochie Goo Garbs Recalls Children’s Sensory Grab Garb Blankets
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Sensory Grab Garb Blankets
Wire-edged ribbon used in the blanket's ribbon tags can become exposed, posing a laceration hazard to children.
April 16, 2015
The Sensory Grab Garb blanket is a 6-inch square of soft fabric with crinkle paper inside and ribbon tags in the middle of each of the four sides. One side of the blanket contains a white satin ribbon tag with the words "Goochie Goo Garbs" on it. The polka-dot ribbon tags are black, blue, green, pink or red ribbons with white polka-dots. The blankets come in a variety of child themed patterns including shapes, animals and superhero themes. Only the 6-inch square Sensory Grab Garb blankets with colored polka-dot ribbon tags attached to the side of the blanket are included in the recall.
Consumers should immediately stop using these Sensory Grab Garb blankets and return them to the store where purchased for a full refund or a replacement blanket.
The firm has received one report of a child that was scratched by the wire that came out of the ribbon tag.
Various children's specialty stores in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Pennsylvania from July 2014 through March 2015 for about $10.
Goochie Goo Garbs LLC, of Scottsdale, Ariz.
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