When she told us to “fill a shadow box frame with dark velvet and natural elements for a creepy Halloween look,” we said, “Okay, Martha.” We are accustomed to saying, “Okay, Martha.” She is certainly the most prominent, if not the only, ex-convict telling us how to make tasteful seasonal decorations. She has a profile — yes, that’s really Martha Stewart — where she explains what she’s looking for in a man (“Someone who’s intelligent, established, and curious; and who relishes adventure and new experiences as much as I do. A lover of animals, grandchildren, and the outdoors. “Okay, Martha.” I know that came out with a survey in 2010 claiming that 17 percent of the couples married in the preceding three years had met online, and that 1 in 5 people had gone on online dates.
“If you don’t know an online dater,” the study implied, “you ARE one.” And now, Martha Stewart. For years, there were only two generally accepted facts about online dating.
"Martha and I met once at a macramé convention,” Galifianakis joked.
Just over a month ago, the country’s most celebrated domestic diva Martha Stewart announced to good friend and TODAY show anchor Matt Lauer that although she has had a lot of success in life, she’s still looking for a romantic match – and that in the spirit of adventure she’d love to try for the first time in her life! CEO Sam Yagan helped Martha set up her profile, browse for potential suitors, comb through thousands of messages, and select two men to go on dates with.
Both men– Larry, a steel trading executive and Stan, a commercial and film director—were introduced to Martha in person on the TODAY show and follow up dates happened shortly thereafter.
See the recap of Martha’s journey on the TODAY show below: Martha Stewart on TODAY Sam Yagan’s tips for success for Martha (and everyone on the site) were to be yourself first and foremost, start the conversation, and stick with it!
Though Martha might not have found her soul mate in two dates, she had fun with the process and it opened her up to the idea of dating again.
The key is to remember that a proactive and positive approach to online dating will lead to the most success.
When she had the idea for doing that thing to your tablecloths, we went along with it.
When she invaded Kmarts with her doily lace coasters, we went along with it.
After posting a personal ad on the dating site last week amid much fanfare, Stewart, 71, combed through 1,000 date requests and selected two eligible bachelors to meet in person.