PhotoHobby Lobby Stores of Oklahoma City, Okla., is recalling about 12,900 pacifier holders.


The fin of the whale and the head of the octopus can detach from the pacifier holder, posing a choking hazard.


The company has received one report of the whale fin detaching from the pacifier holder. No injuries have been reported.


This recall involves Little Wishes Summer Plush Pacifier Holder, including the Blue Whale, item number 5202601, and the Pink Octopus, item number 5725213.


The pacifier holders are made of a plush fabric, stuffed with fiber, measure approximately 4.5 inches by 2 inches and have a 10-inch ribbon attached to the body. The item number is printed on the top left corner of the product hang tag. “Hobby Lobby 9123069” is printed on the front and back of the sewn-in label.


The pacifier holders, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby Stores nationwide from January 2016, through April 2016, for about $5.


What to do


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled pacifier holders and return them to the nearest Hobby Lobby store for a full refund or store credit.


Consumers may contact Hobby Lobby Stores at 800-326-7931from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, or online at and click on the “Recall” tab at the bottom of the page for more information.  



Share your Comments