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Sunday, September 10, 2017 12:16 pm

Studio Fun International recalls Slap Bracelets sold with Children's Storybooks

Studio Fun International recalls Slap Bracelets sold with Children's Storybooks due to the metal band can wear through the fabric covering of the slap bracelet, posing a laceration hazard.

Consumers should immediately take the recalled bracelets away from children and contact Studio Fun International for instructions on discarding the bracelet and to receive a free Trolls book.

The recalled “slap bracelets” were included with "DreamWorks TrollsIt's Hug Time!" children's storybooks. The bracelet consists of an inner, flexible metal band wrapped in a purple fabric covering with a pink fabric flower.  The ISBN for the book is 978-0-7944-3840-1 and is printed on the back of the book.

Consumers can contact Studio Fun International at 800-489-3402 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.studiofun.com  and click on “Product Recall” for more information.

There have been five reports of the metal bands wearing through the fabric covering of the bracelet resulting in cuts to hands or fingers. 

The books were sold at Book and other retail stores nationwide, book fairs and clubs, and online at Amazon.com, Barnesandnoble.com, Walmart.com and other online retailers from September 2016 through August 2017 for about $13.