Multiple pieces of baby furniture recalled by Baby’s Dream Furniture may exceed federal limits for lead paint. The recall was issued when it was discovered that a vintage grey paint finish used on some furniture exceeds federal lead limits. If the toxic lead particles are inhaled, ingested or even absorbed by the body over a prolonged period of time, the individual may experience symptoms ranging from abdominal pain, memory loss and depression to high blood pressure, heart disease and reduced fertility.
Baby’s Dream Furniture included roughly 1200 cribs, 1,800 matching furniture pieces and 1,600 different miscellaneous pieces – all with the lead-tainted vintage grey paint finish. The different collections featuring the recalled pieces comprise of the Brie, Braxton, Everything Nice, Heritage and Legendary baby furniture collections.
Between March 2014 and March 2015, the recalled baby cribs and furniture were manufactured in Chile with labels along the back frame/panel listing important product information, including the product’s name, date and location of manufacture, model number and purchase order number (PO#). The following model numbers are included in the Baby’s Dream Furniture recall:
|EVERYTHING NICE COLLECTION|
|Spice Crib||SPCRPVG||4812-2, 4816-2, 4820-1|
|Sugar Crib||SUCRPVG||4812-3, 4815-1, 4817-2, 4820-2|
|Double Dresser||EVDDPVG||4812-7, 4814-6, 4817-4, 4821-5|
|Single Dresser||EVSDPVG||4817-5, 4823-6|
|Nightstand||EVNSPVG||4814-12, 4818-11, 4822-12|
|Panel Flat Crib||LGSPFPVG||4814-4, 4820-6|
|Stationary Crib (Flat Top)||LGCRFPVG||4813-5|
|Safety-Gate Crib (Flat Top)||LGSGFPVG||4814-3, 4818-5|
|Stationary Crib (Curve Top)||LGCRCPVG||4815-5, 4822-4|
|Safety-Gate Crib (Curve Top)||LGSGCPVG||4815-4, 4819-2|
|Double Dresser||LGDDPVG||4813-8, 4815-10, 4817-8, 4819-5|
|5-Drawer Chest||LG5CPVG||4815-9, 4818-8|
|Legendary Guard Rail||LGGRPVG||4814-16, 4822-13|
|Caps & Short Post||LGSGCSPVG||4814-17|
|BRIE & BRAXTON COLLECTION & HERITAGE SINGLE DRESSER|
|Brie Crib||BECRPVG||4813-1, 4816-1, 4818-1|
|Braxton Crib||BXCRPVG||4812-1, 4817-1, 4819-1|
|Heritage Single Dresser||HGSDPVG||4815-8, 4817-7, 4818-7|
|Baby’s Dream Changer Tray||BDCTPVG||4812-15, 4816-11, 4821-10|
|Universal Guard Rail||BDGRPVG||4819-9, 4813-12, 4815-15|
|Universal Full Bed Adult Rails||BDARPVG||4811-18, 4812-18, 4814-15, 4815-14, 4818-13, 4821-11|
|Universal Queen Bed Adult Rails||BDQRPVG||4812-20, 4816-13, 4821-12|
At the time the recall was announced, Baby’s Dream Furniture was unaware of any reports of incidents, injuries, or deaths related to the lead-tainted baby furniture.
From March 2014 through March 2015, the recalled baby furniture was sold at specialty furniture stores nationwide, as well as online at BabysDream.com. The recalled dressers, hutches, nightstands, bookscases and chests were sold for between $450 and $1,000, while the additional furniture accessories were sold for between $100 and $300.
Baby’s Dream Furniture requests that all of its consumers ensure their baby furniture is not included in this recall. If the furniture is included, contact Baby’s Dream to learn how to exchange the furniture as soon as possible.
For more information on the Baby’s Dream recall and how to exchange the recalled baby furniture, contact Baby’s Dream Furniture at 800-835-2742 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.babysdream.com and click on the recall image.