A few Hollywood power girls have been working around the clock to get celeb-favorite Instagram site @25Park restored after it was taken down by the social media company this week, a source tells Confidential.
Alison Brettschneider, the creator and outspoken voice behind the account, wondered why it had been banned until she discovered that a disgruntled business associate of hers had been reporting her feed “hundreds of times a day” to Instagram as “offensive” content.
Brettschneider started another Instagram account, @25parkrocks, to use until she could sort out the problem. She didn’t realize the account’s fans included actresses Gabrielle Union and Sophia Bush, who both rallied to get the account restored. Tobey Maguire’s jewelry-designer wife, Jennifer Meyer, made personal calls to Instagram and got the account back up in a matter of hours.
Brettschneider owns 25 Park, a clothing store frequented by the Kardashians, Katy Perry and Rachel Zoe. Brettschneider, formerly in sales at Catherine Maladrino and Vince and a former Bergdorf Goodman buyer, started the feed to attract customers to her stores. (Read More)