Consumer Product Recalls QuinCrafts Products



    
    DEXTER, Mich., Aug. 6 /CNW/ --
    

    
    Recall Notice
    

    
    Date
    July 2008
    

    
    Product Name
    Makit & Bakit Jewelry Sets
    Full Product Description
    
    The recall includes QuinCrafts products containing children's jewelry.
Only items with the following item numbers printed on the back of the
packaging are included in the recall:

    
    Item                                                     Item Number
    Disney Makit & Bakit Fairies Charm Bracelet                 50083
    Disney Makit & Bakit Princess Charm Bracelet                50694
    
    The children's jewelry was sold in a variety of sets that contained
necklace, bracelet and earring or ring combinations.  The affected units were
sold at Michaels Stores, Inc.
    
    Hazard Identified
    
    The clasps on some of the jewelry contains high levels of lead. Lead is
toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.  No
incidents or injuries have been reported.
    
    Corrective Action
    
    Consumers should immediately take the recalled jewelry away from young
children and contact QuinCrafts for a replacement jewelry set.
    For additional information, contact QuinCrafts at (800) 366-4660 between
9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday or visit the firm's Web site at
www.quincrafts.com/recall

    
    Number Sold
    Approximately 2,000 units were shipped to Michaels Canada locations.
    

    
    Time Period Sold
    The affected units were offered for sale in April 2008.
    

    
    Manufactured In
    China
    

    
    Importer
    QuinCrafts, of Dexter, Mich.
    

    
    Images
    (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080806/CLW104-a )
    (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080806/CLW104-b )

    




For further information:

For further information: Karen Twichell, +1-734-426-5300, for QuinCrafts
Web Site: http://www.quincrafts.com/recall

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