Baby socks with decorations that can pose a choking hazard and infant clothing with potentially faulty zippers are among this week's recalls.
DETAILS: "Aubree's" and "Hearts" baby socks made by Asia Socks and imported by Trumpette Inc. They were sold in sizes 0 to 12 months. "Aubree's" socks have flowers attached to the toes. "Hearts" socks have bows attached to the toes of the heart-patterned socks. "TRUMPETTE" is printed on the soles. They were sold in packages of six pairs of socks in multiple colors. They were sold from Dec. 2012 through Feb. 2013.
WHY: The flowers and the bows on the baby socks can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children
INCIDENTS: Eight reports of the flowers or bows detaching from the socks. No injuries have been reported.
HOW MANY: About 33,000 pairs.
DETAILS: One-piece footed infant clothing with a zipper imported by Carters Inc. The recall involves eight styles of one-piece, footed cotton clothing for infants with a zipper from the foot to the neck. They were sold in sizes newborn, 3, 6, and 9 months from Dec. 2012 through Jan. 2013. They include: Baby B'gosh with style number 414-208; Child of Mine with style number 715-839; and Just One You with style numbers 520-242, 597B537, 520-243, 597B538, 520-244, and 597B539.
WHY: The zipper pull can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 218,000.
FOR MORE: Call Carter's at 888-282-4674 or visit http://www.Carters.com and click on Product Recalls.