The sweatshirt jackets have a drawstring through the hood, which poses a strangulation hazard to children.
The recall includes about 4,800 hooded sweatshirts, which have a drawstring at the neck. They zip up the front, and are either blue with pink stripes on the sleeves with "Red Hot Chili Steppers" printed on the front, or brown with blue stripes on the sleeves with "Powder Puffs Touch League" on the front. The sweatshirts were sold in children's sizes small, medium, large, and sizes 4, 5, 6, and 6X. "REBELETTE of Los Angeles" is printed on the collar label.
Marshalls Stores and specialty children's clothing retailers nationwide from July 2007 through September 2007 for about $15.
What To Do:
Immediately remove the drawstring from the hood or return the sweatshirt to either the place of purchase or to Rebelette International for a full refund. For additional information, contact Rebelette International collect at (626) 448-9988 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.
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