Clothing & Accessories

Nordstrom Recalls Open Vest Sweaters Due to Burn Hazard; Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Open Vest Sweaters by Leith


The sweaters fail to meet the federal flammability standard for wearing apparel, posing a burn injury hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Nordstrom at (800) 804-0806 anytime, or online at and click on “Recall” for more information. Consumers can also email the firm at d7RP|Hgh`onNLB-qOES.2]#[H%AE^'\!O_a/@3za9N3xz.

Nordstrom Leith Brand Open Vest Sweater in Black

Recall Details


About 2,030


This recall involves Leith brand women’s textured open vest sleeveless sweaters. The sweaters are 35 ½ inches long. They were sold in black and cream, and in sizes extra small – XS, small – S, medium – M, large – L and extra large – XL. Care labels sewn into the garments read, “Leith,” “Made in China,” “83% cotton” and “17% nylon.” 


None reported.


Consumers should immediately stop wearing the recalled sweaters and contact Nordstrom to return them for a full refund.

Sold at

Nordstrom stores nationwide and online at from August 2014 through September 2014 for about $70.


Nordstrom Inc., of Seattle, Wash.

Manufactured in


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