Children's Holiday Water Globes Recalled

December 13, 2007
Toys & Games
Jo-Ann Stores
The Danger:
The painted base of the water globes contains excessive levels of lead.
This recall involves about 60 Robbie Ducky water globes. The water globes are about 1 1/2 inches in diameter and sit on a 1-1/2-square-inch base. "Holiday Inspirations Water Globe" is printed on the bottom of the globes. There are four different globe designs including:
  • Robbie Ducky on a red base
  • A reindeer on a green base
  • A penguin on a green base
  • A polar bear on a red base
Sold At:
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft stores in Florida, Texas, Missouri, and Georgia exclusively in November 2007 for about $5.
What To Do:
Take the recalled globes away from children immediately and return them to any Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft store for a full refund. For more information, contact Jo-Ann Stores toll-free at (888) 739-4120 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, visit their Web site at, or e-mail
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