Recall Alert: Holiday Display & Build-A-Bear Cuddly Hearts Bear

By Alice Maggiore

Recall Alert: Holiday Display & Build-A-Bear Cuddly Hearts Bear

December 27, 2011 Updated Dec 27, 2011 at 6:51 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) A holiday decoration set is supposed to light up your holidays, but one display may send your home up in flames.
Then, a cuddly friend that could actually cause your young one to choke.

Build-A-Bear Workshop is recalling 284,000 furry friends of its Cuddly Hearts Bear collection. The company is afraid the eyes will come loose and fall out,, creating a choking hazard for young kids.

The bear in question is decorated with Colorful Hearts.

It was sold in workshop stores and online from April through December of this year.

If this bear looks familiar, you may bring it back to any Build-A-Bear Store.

You'll get a coupon for any available stuffed animal.

Any questions? Call the company at (866) 236-5683 or go to the website, www.buildabear.com.

Then, the Brookfield Entry Way Tree Set, which includes a Holiday Tree, Wreath and Garland, sold exclusively at True Value Hardware stores is also recalled.

It's importer, General Foam, is recalling the set because its received 12 reports of battery boxes overheating. No injuries have been reported yet, but the batteries are warm to the touch and could start a fire.

The set includes two green artificial 43 inch trees in black metal vases, one green 24-inch wide wreath... and one green 9-foot.

They were sold this November for about $40.

If you own a set, take it down and bring it back to True Value for a full refund. Call the company at (855) 277-0085 or go to www.genfoam.com.

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