December 22, 1999Fashion Bug Gold-Colored Christmas Tree and Cherub Candles
Bensalem, PA (SafetyAlerts) - Fashion Bug is
recalling about 6,300 gold-colored candles. The gold coating on these candles can ignite,
posing a fire hazard.
Fashion Bug received a report from a
consumer that the gold coating on one of these candles ignited. No injuries or property
damage were reported.
These gold-colored candles come in
the shape of a Christmas tree or cherubs. The tree candle is about 7 inches high, and
packaged in a cellophane wrapper. A label on the bottom reads, "Made in China."
The cherub candle is about 3 inches high, sold in pairs and packaged in a red box with a
Fashion Bug and Fashion Bug Plus
stores nationwide sold the candles from November 1999 through December 1999 for about $4.
Consumers should stop using these
candles immediately and return them to any Fashion Bug store for a refund. For more
information, call Fashion Bug at (800) 478-2957 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday
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