Crate and Barrel has recalled their Kids Danish Tall Bookcases because the legs can break and cause them to collapse when fully loaded. This recall involves Crate and Barrel Danish White and Natural Tall Bookcases (SKU 325982) and Danish Walnut and White Tall Bookcases (SKU 325943). Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bookcase and contact Crate and Barrel to receive a full refund.

Danish White and Natural Tall Bookcases

The bookcases have four shelves and measure 60 inches tall by 32 inches wide.  The bookcase has a two-tone white and wood finish.  There is a label underneath the bottom shelf with Crate and Barrel, the SKU number and the name of the product.

The bookcases were sold at Crate and Barrel stores nationwide and online at from June 2017 through January 2020 for about $300.

Crate and Barrel has received five reports of the bookcase’s leg breaking.  No injuries have been reported.

Consumers can contact Crate and Barrel at 800-451-8217 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Mon. through Fri., 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Sat. and Sun. or online at  and click on “Recalls” located at the bottom of the page for more information.

—Jennifer Swartvagher

All photos courtesy of Crate and Barrel


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