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Safety Alert

SouvNear Recalls Women's Scarves Due to 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: Women's scarves

Hazard: The scarves do not meet the federal flammability standard for clothing textiles, posing a burn risk.

Remedy: Refund

Consumer Contact: SouvNear toll-free at (844) 328-5735 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email care@souvnear.com or online at www.souvnear.com and click on the "Product Recall" link at the bottom of the page for more information.

Units: About 650

Description: This recall involves 51 different styles of women's 100 percent silk scarves. The scarves are between 72 inches long by 31 inches wide. "100% Pure Silk" and "Made in India" are printed on the sewn-in tags. The scarves come in standard and infinity styles and come in various colors and patterns, including floral, leopard and paisley.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled scarves and return them to SouvNear for a full refund. Consumers who purchased the scarves online will be contacted directly.

Sold at: Averroes International stores and online at amazon.com and souvnear.com from October 2014 through March 2016 for between $8 and $40.

Importer: SouvNear Inc., of Trevose, Pa.

Manufactured in: India