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Safety Alert

Women's Scarves Recalled by Zazou Scarves Due to Burn Hazard; Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Zazou women's silk scarves

Hazard: The scarves fail to meet the federal flammability standard for wearing apparel and pose a risk of burn injury to consumers.

Remedy: Refund

Consumer Contact: Zazou Scarves at (800) 472-2783 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, online at www.zazou.com and click on "Recall" for more information or email the firm at monique@zazou.com.

Units: About 3,800

Description: This recall involves Zazou women's sheer 100% silk scarves. They were sold in 20 different solid colors including black, burgundy, celery, chili red, coral, espresso, fuchsia, grey, indigo, iris blue, mist blue, olive, peacock, periwinkle, pink, purple, ruby, sea foam and white. The scarves measure 72 inches long by 20 inches wide. Zazou Luxe is printed on a tag sewn into the side seam of the scarf.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled scarves and contact Zazou Scarves to return them for a full refund. The firm is providing a pre-paid postage label to consumers for shipping.

Sold at: Specialty boutiques nationwide and online at www.zazou.com and other websites from August 2012 through August 2014 for about $30.

Importer: Zazou Scarves, of Berkeley, Calif.

Manufactured in: China