Women's Sweaters Recalled Over Burn Hazard

There has been one report of injury in connection with the recall

What to Know

  • Two styles of FatFace women's sweaters have been recalled -- overhead Cowes and zip-up
  • The sweaters fail to meet federal flammability standards for clothing textiles, posing a risk of burn injuries, officials said
  • The company has gotten one report of a burn injury connected the sweaters

Some popular women's sweaters are being recalled over concerns they could cause burns. 

The Consumer Product Safety Commission said Wednesday two kinds of FatFace sweaters -- women's overhead and zip-up -- don't meet federal flammability standards for clothing. FatFace has received one report of injury so far. 

The style numbers for the recalled sweaters are 918043 and 918041. Customers can find the style numbers on the care label on the inside seam of the sweater. The sweaters were manufactured in China and sold online at from September 2016 through January. They were also available in stores in Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. 

Anyone who has one of the recalled sweaters is advised to stop wearing it immediately and contact the company for instructions on returning it for a full $75 refund. 

Customers with questions should call FatFace 1-800-585-0178 or email with "Product Recall" as the subject line.

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