Claire's Children's Necklaces Recalled

Date:
March 15, 2007
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Claire's Boutiques
The Danger:
The recalled necklaces contain high levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 58,000 children's necklaces that have metal pendants shaped as monkeys, dolphins, and frogs holding colored marbles, a fleur de lis painted in various colors, a silver and black fairy, silver-colored letters "BFF" with rhinestones, and tiny handcuffs painted in various colors. The pendants hang from silver-colored chains. "Claire's" or "Claire's best friends forever" is printed on the packaging.
Sold At:
Claire's retail stores nationwide exclusively from December 2005 through December 2006 for between $5 and $11.
What To Do:
Take the recalled jewelry away from children immediately and return it to any Claire's store for a full refund or a free replacement product. For more information, call Claire's Boutiques Inc. toll-free at (866) 859-9281 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.claires.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07128.html

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