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

  • Recalled Katya model women’s metallic sand-colored sandal
  • Recalled Katya model women’s rose gold-colored sandal
Name of Product:
The metal shank can dislodge and break through bottom of the outsole, posing a fall hazard.
Recall Date:
September 29, 2015
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)
Consumer Contact

Madewell Inc. toll-free at 866-544-1937 anytime, email or online at  and click on Important Notice for more information.   

Recall Details


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.


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


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

Sold Exclusively At:
Madewell stores nationwide and online at from April 2015 through August 2015 for about $100.

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

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