No, it's not a drop-side crib, a toy with lead paint or a tainted food product -- the latest recall from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is for women's shoes.
The CPSC and White House / Black Market have announced the voluntary recall of 13,500 pairs of high-heeled women's shoes due to a fall hazard.
This recall involves the Versailles and Lourdes shoes, which have four-inch heels. The Versailles is cream, black and brown-colored faux snakeskin. The Lourdes is black-colored faux snakeskin with a white t-strap and trim. The model name is stamped inside the shoes and on the shoe box.
No injuries have been reported.
Hazard: The heels on the shoes can become unstable, posing a fall hazard.
Consumer Contact: White House / Black Market, toll-free at (877) 948-2525 anytime, email firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.whitehouseblackmarket.com and click on the Recall tab at the bottom of the page.
Units: About 13,500
Description: This recall involves Versailles model (570053826) and Lourdes model (570053756) women's high-heeled shoes. The shoes have four-inch heels. The Versailles is cream, black and brown-colored faux snakeskin. The Lourdes is black-colored faux snakeskin with a white t-strap and trim. The model name is stamped inside the shoes and on the shoe box. The model number is printed on the shoe box.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop wearing the recalled shoes and return them to a White House | Black Market store to receive a merchandise card for the full purchase price of the shoes, or contact White House | Black Market to receive instructions for returning the shoes by mail.
Sold exclusively at: White House | Black Market stores nationwide or online at whitehouseblackmarket.com from August 2012 through October 2012 for about $120.
Importer: Impo International LLC, of Santa Maria, Calif.
Manufacturer: Baoding Footwear Co. Ltd., of China
Manufactured in: China