Family Dollar Metal Jewelry Recalled

November 21, 2007
Jewelry & Accessories
Family Dollar Stores
The Danger:
The recalled jewelry contains high levels of lead.
This recall involves about 205,000 pieces of assorted metal jewelry. The recalled jewelry was sold under the Rachel Rose and Distinctly Basics brands and includes:
  • Key rings and pins with religious themes (crosses and fish symbols)
  • Key rings with "Mom" and cheerleader charms
  • Bracelets with charms like handbags, flip-flops, hearts, dresses, and flowers
  • Silver-colored rings with designs or stones in a variety of colors
  • Clutchless hoop earrings with decorations such as butterflies; and filigree and long drop earrings with stones in a variety of colors.
Sold At:
Family Dollar stores nationwide from January 2003 through August 2007 for between $.50 and $2.
What To Do:
Take the recalled jewelry away from children immediately and return it to a Family Dollar store for a full refund. For more information, contact Family Dollar at (800) 547-0359 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at
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