Roman Shades Recalled

Date:
December 15, 2009
Category:
Miscellaneous
Company/Brand:
Airtex Design Group Inc.
The Danger:
Strangulation can occur when a child places his or her neck between the exposed inner cord and the fabric on the backside of the blind or when a child pulls the cord out and wraps it around his or her neck.
Description:
This recall involves about 2,000 units of all Roman shades sold by The Land of Nod. The 100-percent cotton shades with black-out lining were sold in solid blue chambray or in beige with pink, blue, or green stripes and measure 36" or 48" wide by 63" long. A label sewn on the lower right back of the shade states "The Land of Nod" and "Made in China."
Sold At:
The Land of Nod stores in Illinois and Washington state and The Land of Nod catalog and Website from February 2007 through August 2009 for between $109 and $129.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using these Roman shades. The Land of Nod will be sending free repair kits to all known consumers. For more information, contact The Land of Nod at (800) 933-9904 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, visit www.landofnod.com, or e-mail recall@landofnod.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10710.html

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