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American Eagle Toddler Clothing Recall

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. just announced the recall of about 1,200 toddler girl pants and shorts due to a choking hazard caused if the metal clasp at the waistband detaches from the garment. No incidents or injuries have been reported.

This recall involves a variety of styles of toddler girl pants, jeans, and shorts. The style number is printed on a sewn-in label located under the care/content label on the inside of the waistband. The garments were sold in sizes 12-18 months through 5 years. Style numbers included in this recall are listed below:


Style Number

Skinny Cord


Boyfriend Vintage Wash


Cut Off Bermuda Short


Flare Vintage Blue Wash


Flare LT Wash


Flare Rip and Repair


Roll Cuff Bermuda Short


The clothes were sold exclusively at 77kids by by American Eagle stores nationwide and at between July 2010 and August 2010 for between $24 and $34.

Consumers should immediately take the recalled garments away from children. If purchased in a brick-and-mortar store, consumer should return the clothes to the nearest 77kids by American Eagle store for a full refund. Online consumers will receive a postage-paid envelope with instructions on how return the garment for a full refund.

For additional information, contact American Eagle Outfitters toll-free at (888) 307-3672 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at