NEW YORK (WCMH) — About 2,500 children’s overalls sold under the Ellen DeGeneres brand name are being recalled due to a choking hazard.
The pink striped, two-piece, long-sleeve coveralls are 100% cotton. They have a kangaroo pocket and bunny-shaped applique on the left chest, a hat with pompom and snaps in the crotch. Style ED01210 was sold in infant sizes 3M, 6M and 9M; and style ED13210 was sold in 12M, 18M and 24M.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the bunny applique on Weeplay Kids ED by Ellen DeGeneres coveralls can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
The style number and manufacture date code of August 2017 (08/2017) are printed on the inside garment tag located inside the seam of the garment. “ED by Ellen DeGeneres” and the garment sizes are printed on the inside back of the garment.
The coveralls were sold at Buy Buy Baby and Marshalls stores nationwide and online at www.buybuybaby.com from September 2017 through January 2018 for about $16.
Consumers are recommended to stop using the coveralls immediately and return them for a refund.
For more information consumers can contact Weeplay Kids toll-free at 888-854-6563 from 8am to 4pm Monday through Friday or online at weeplaykids.com and click on Recall Info for more information.