Urban Outfitters Recalls Margo Taper Candle Holders Due to Fire Hazard

Due to the extraordinary circumstances surrounding COVID-19, some of the remedies identified in recall press releases may not be available at this time. Consumers should check with recalling firms for further details.

It is important to remember that CPSC and recalling firms urge consumers not to use recalled products.

Recalled Margo Candle Holder – Small

Location of SKU number on Margo Candle Holder – Small

Recalled Margo Candle Holder – Medium

Location of SKU number on Margo Candle Holder – Medium

Recalled Margo Candle Holder – Large

Location of SKU number on Margo Candle Holder – Large

Name of product:

Margo Taper Candle Holders


The candle holders can catch on fire if they come in contact with the candle’s flame, posing a fire hazard.

Recall date:

February 24, 2021


About 2,700 (In addition, about 60 in Canada)

Recall Details


This recall involves Urban Outfitter’s Margo Taper Candle Holders.  The geometric-shaped holders are made of pine or acacia wood and were sold in small, medium and large sizes.  The following SKU numbers are located on the price label on the bottom of the candle holder:

Candle Size

SKU Numbers








Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candle holders and return them to any Urban Outfitters store for a full refund.  Customers can also contact Urban Outfitters to receive a prepaid return label to return the candle holders by mail.  Urban Outfitters is contacting online purchasers by email. 


The firm has received one report of the candle holder catching fire.  No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Exclusively at Urban Outfitters stores nationwide and online at www.urbanoutfitters.com from August 2020 through November 2020 for between $18 and $30.


Urban Outfitters Inc., of Philadelphia, Pa.

This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.