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Safety Alert

Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou Recalls Children's Nightgowns 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: Children's nightgowns

Hazard: The nightgowns fail to meet federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Remedy: Refund

Consumer Contact: Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou collect at 903-372-4414 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at cecilandlou@yahoo.com or online at www.cecilandlou.com and click on the "Product Recall" link at the bottom of the page for more information.

Units: About 65

Description: This recall involves girl's Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou 100% cotton tunic nightgowns. They were sold in a pink and white checkered pattern with white piping trim in sizes 12 months to 8. The nightgowns have buttons on the center front and on each cuff at the wrist and a pocket on the left side of the chest. "C&L Smocked Threads by Cecil and Lou" is printed on a neck label.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled nightgowns away from children and return them to the firm for a full refund, including shipping, or a merchandise credit of $23. Cecil & Lou is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Sold exclusively at: Online at www.cecilandlou.com from January 2016 through June 2016 for about $23.

Importer: Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou, of Tyler, Texas

Manufactured in: Vietnam