Washington, DC: A recall has been issued for 5,600 units of "Carta"and "Cotton"Children' Shoes following reports of lacerations resulting from a metal thread inside the interior shoe liner becoming loose and poking through the shoe lining.
So far, the manufacturer has received two reports of the metal thread coming through the liner of the shoe, including one report of a child' foot that was cut by a metal thread poking through the shoe lining.
The recalled Livie & Luca children' shoes include two styles: Carta and Cotton. The Carta style Mary Jane shoes are canvas, solid color shoes stitched to a tan sole with a fabric strap and a brown wooden button.
The Carta shoes are blue, fuchsia or gray. The Cotton style Mary Jane canvas shoes have a stitched tan rubber sole and a colored fabric strap with a dandelion printed on a pink square button and a gingham or polka-dot cotton interior lining. The cotton shoes are yellow, green or red. Both the Carta and the Cotton style shoes were sold in toddler sizes 4 through 13. Only shoes with date codes 06 2013 through 12 2013 (Month Year) printed on the insole of the shoe are included in the recall. The Livie & Luca logo is printed on the inside of the shoe.
The shoes were sold at children' boutiques including Ready Set Grow in Tennessee and ZandyZoos in Texas and online a twww.livieandluca.com, www.zappos.com, www.addyscloset.com and www.mylittlejules.com from January 2014 through March 2014 for about $54.