More Than 200,000 Baby Onesies Recalled for Choking Hazard


Around 218,000 pieces of infant clothing have been recalled by Carter’s due to choking hazard, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Why the product is being recalled: The zipper pull on the onesies can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Description: This recall involves eight styles of one-piece, footed cotton clothing for infants made by Carter’s.  They have a zipper from the foot to the neck and were sold in sizes newborn, 3, 6 and 9 months.

Baby B’gosh®, Child of Mine® made by Carter’s or Just One You® made by Carter’s is printed on the fabric inside the neck area. The style number is printed on a side seam label.

The style numbers of the recalled products can be viewed here.

Where it was sold: The onesies were sold at OshKosh B’gosh, Walmart and Target nationwide from December 2012 through January 2013 for between $7 and $20.  Baby B’gosh sleepwear was also sold online at

Consumers should immediately take the recalled clothing away from infants and return it to Carter’s for a full refund.

View the full recall on the CPSC’s website here.



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