First Birthday Party Hats Recalled

June 7, 2007
Creative Expressions
The Danger:
The foil fringe glued to the bottom edge of the party hats can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
This recall involves about 43,100 children's party hats. The blue cone-shape paper party hats measure 6.5 inches high by 4.5 inches wide. They have "1st" printed on the front and blue foil fringe glued to the bottom.
Sold At:
Party and discount department stores nationwide from February 2005 through May 2007 for about $4.
What To Do:
Get rid of the hats immediately and contact Creative Expressions to receive a full refund. For more information, contact Creative Expressions at (800) 428-5017 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at
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