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PRODUCT RECALL: Dymples Plush Blankie

BIG W—Dymples Plush Blankie (Monkey, Elephant and Lion)

PRA number: 2013/13777
Date published: 11th October 2013

Product description

Small soft plush blanket with plush animal head in the middle (Monkey, Elephant and Lion).
Product is made from a variety of plush materials with a plastic sheet in the middle allowing infants to touch and feel the item whilst the ‘crinkle’ action of the sheet makes noise.

Identifying features

Keycode: 8332039
Assortment of 3 designs sold under the same keycode (Monkey, Elephant and Lion)

What are the defects?

With use, the stitching on the edge of the “blanket” section of the toy may become frayed and detach.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, the polyester filling may pose a choking hazard if ingested.

Dates available for sale

  • 21st July 2013 – 11th October 2013

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product




Supplier’s web site

What should consumers do?

Customers should immediately cease using the product and return it to any BIG W store for a full refund.

Advertisements and supporting documentation

 Recall Notice.pdf (96.5 KB)

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