Products Liability Law Daily Children’s nightgowns recalled for violating federal flammability standards
Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Children’s nightgowns recalled for violating federal flammability standards

By Colleen Kave, J.D.

Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou, of Tyler, Texas, has recalled around 65 children’s nightgowns because the garments fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children (CPSC Recall Notice, No. 16-761, July 26, 2016).

Incidents and injuries. No incidents or injuries have been reported.

Product description. This recall involves girl’s Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou 100% cotton tunic nightgowns. They were sold in a pink and white checkered pattern with white piping trim in sizes 12 months to 8. The nightgowns have buttons on the center front and on each cuff at the wrist and a pocket on the left side of the chest. "C&L Smocked Threads by Cecil and Lou" is printed on a neck label.

These nightgowns, which were manufactured in Vietnam, were sold exclusively online at from January 2016 through June 2016 for about $23.

Remedy. Consumers should take the recalled nightgowns away from children immediately and return them to the firm for a full refund, including shipping, or a merchandise credit of $23. Cecil & Lou is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Customer contact. For more information, customers may contact Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou collect at 903-372-4414 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, via email at [email protected], or online at and click on the "Product Recall" link at the bottom of the page.

Companies: Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou

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