April 13, 2006

Trendset Originals Recalls Girls’ Sweaters with Drawstrings 

Name of Product: “Who’s That Girl!” Sweaters

Units: About 1,700

Distributors: Trendset Originals, of New York, N.Y.

Hazard: A drawstring is threaded through the hood of the garment, posing a strangulation hazard to children. 

Description: The recalled girls’ hooded sweaters are pink, blue and white and have a label that reads “Who’s That Girl!” The R/N number is 48829 printed on the inside neck tag of the garment.

Sold: Exclusively at Gordman’s Department stores nationwide from September 2005 through November 2005 for about $10.

Remedy: Consumers can remove the drawstrings to eliminate the hazard or return the hooded drawstring sweater to the store where purchased for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Trendset at (800) 908-8308 between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit Trendset’s Web site at www.trendsetny.com, or e-mail the firm at customer-service@trendsetny.com