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The Children’s Place Recalls Infant Snowsuits Due to Choking Hazard


Recall Date: December 18, 2018

Recall Number: 19-053

Recall Summary

Name of Product: Infant snowsuits

Hazard: The metal snaps on the snowsuit can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Remedy: Refund

Consumers should immediately take the recalled snowsuits away from children, stop using them and return them to any The Children’s Place store for a full refund. Online customers will receive return instructions by email from The Children’s Place on obtaining a full refund.

Consumer Contact: The Children’s Place toll-free at 877-752-2387 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and between 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET on Saturdays, or online at and click on “Recall Information” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

Units: About 14,900 (in addition, about 750 were sold in Canada)

This recall involves girls’ infant snowsuits sold in infant sizes 0 to 18 months. The recalled snowsuits were sold in two styles and three colors/patterns. The style number is printed on a label sewn in to the side seam. The snowsuits are 100% polyester and the trim is 95% polyester and 5% spandex. They have matching print hoods with small ears, detachable mittens and a zipper down the front of the suit covered with a fabric snap flap at the chest.

Style Number Colors/Pattern
2111187 White Sophy floral – a white snowsuit with a pattern of flowers of different colors
2111187 Jazzberry ladybug – a pink snowsuit with a pattern of red ladybugs
2111188 Rosebud heart – a pale pink snowsuit with a heart pattern stitched in to the sleeves

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of a metal snap detaching from a snowsuit. No injuries have been reported.

Sold Exclusively At: The Children’s Place stores nationwide and online at from August 2018 through November 2018 for about $50.

Importer(s): The Children’s Place Services Company LLC, of Secaucus, N.J.

Manufactured In: China

Author: Marianne Halterman

Marianne is a member of the SafeKids Coalition of the Central Shenandoah Valley. is an informational site devoted to keeping children safe and informing parents, family members and caregivers of current issues affecting child health and safety.