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Consumer product recall

Danson Decor recalls Halloween feathered boas

Starting date:
September 22, 2014
Posting date:
September 22, 2014
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Children's Products, Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Flammability Hazard
General Public
Identification number:

Affected products

Halloween feathered boas

Product description

This recall involves feathered boas sold under the Danson Decor brand across Canada. These boas come in green, yellow, white, black, purple and pink colour.

The feathered boas included in this recall can be identified as follows:
Item Code UPC
H1856 0 62615 31856 7
H30694 0 62615 30694 6


Hazard identified

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that the feather boas child/adult Halloween costume does not meet the requirements for textile flammability under Canadian law.

If exposed to flames such as from candles, matches or lighters, the feather boas could catch fire and possibly cause burns to consumers.

Neither Danson Decor nor Health Canada has received reports of consumer incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these costumes.

For tips to help consumers celebrate Halloween safely, see the following Health Canada's publications: Halloween Safety and Reminding Canadians to have a safe Halloween.

Number sold

Approximately 8640 of the recalled feather boas were sold in various stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled feather boas were sold from August 2013 to September 2014.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.



Danson Decor Inc.




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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled feathered boas and return them to their original place of purchase for a refund.

For additional information, consumers may contact Danson Decor toll free at 1-800-363-1865 or 1-514-335-2435 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. PST Monday through Friday or visit the Danson Decor's recall Website.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.