Posts tagged "patti stanger"

What Are Your 5 Non-Negotiables?

The New York season of “The Millionaire Matchmaker” has been a little rough to watch so far. Between Patti Stanger’s broken engagement, her emotional outbursts (mostly at the new intern), and her total lack of comprehension of the NYC dating scene, she’s been in a noticeably foul mood. However, her concept of the five non-negotiables,…

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 11, 2010

Quotable: Patti Stanger Says To Stay Away From Jocks

“I think A-Rod can be tamed like Tiger can be tamed. Not! They remind me of each other. Their vibrations are the same. They go for the nice girl, and behind doors they’re always doing the kinky-winky. Straight sex is not good enough for them … [Most professional athletes] pick the gold diggers. They go…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 9, 2010

The Worst Job In Hollywood: Stylist To Patti Stanger

Oh Patti, Patti, Patti … we’re huge fans of the Millionaire Matchmaker’s show and dating advice, but we’d never in a million years want to set foot in her closet. TMZ got a hold of some truly crazy audio in which Stanger rips a new one for her stylist, Lauren Solomon, who apparently didn’t pull…

By: Leonora Epstein / August 31, 2010

Patti Stanger And 5 Other Famous Ladies Who Kept Their Engagement Rings

Millionaire MatchmakerPatti Stanger might have broken off her engagement to Andy Friedman because she decided that she wanted children, but that doesn’t mean that she’s giving the ring back. “Technically speaking he who breaks up gives it back,” she explained to Radar. “But I actually gave him a really expensive watch so if he…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 22, 2010

Who Should Patti Stanger Date Next?

Our favorite little “Millionaire Matchmaker,” Patti Stanger, announced yesterday that her engagement to Andy Friedman is off, writing, “It hit me really hard that I want kids in my life. You have to agree on the non-negotiables.” The two have been together for six years and just got engaged on Patti’s b-day last year with…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 16, 2010

Quotable: Patti Stanger Says Jessica Simpson’s New Man Is After Her Dollar$

“Forget the marriage issue! Can the guy get a job? Now he’s after her money, and that girl is rich! Really richy, rich.”

Millionaire Matchmaker Patti Stanger isn’t impressed by the apparent love that has developed between Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson in the seven weeks they’ve been together. An unnamed source agree…

By: Annika Harris / July 22, 2010

10 Things Patti Stanger Needs To Know About Men In New York City

Good news! Our favorite matchmaker, Patti Stanger, is ditching la-la land and heading to the Big Apple for the next season of “Millionaire Matchmaker.” It’s about time, Patti! We — the vast majority of The Frisky lives in NYC — desperately need your help. You may be our last hope for a strong woman capable…

By: Ami Angelowicz / July 14, 2010

Christopher And Albie Manzo Get The Millionaire Matchmaker Treatment

Holy Bravo Crossover! It turns out that Patti Stanger is “old friends” with Caroline Manzo of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey,” so on the upcoming season of “Millionaire Matchmaker,” Manzo’s sons Christopher and Albie will be set up. I can’t imagine the boys are millionaires, but maybe with their burgeoning reality TV careers, they’ll…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 21, 2010

Dating Advice From Destin Pfaff Of “The Millionaire Matchmaker”

On “The Millionaire Matchmaker,” Destin Pfaff does his best to pair wealthy clients with the mates of their dreams. Since we aren’t exactly millionaires (ha, not even close), we’re excited that Destin offered The Frisky a couple tips for finding a match. You asked Destin questions, and here’s what he had to say about employing…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 8, 2010

Quotable: Patti Stanger Sees A Bleak Romantic Future For John Mayer

“John Mayer — he needs to own up to his mistakes because karma’s a bitch, baby. Let me tell you something. He’ll be one of those 45-year-old men still searching for the perfect girl and abusing and using. Then one day, the pee-pee’s going to go limp and Cialis and Viagra ain’t going to hel…

By: Annika Harris / January 20, 2010

Frisky Q&A: “Millionaire Matchmaker” Patti Stanger Talks About Online Dating, Blow Jobs, And Men

On my way to meet Patti Stanger, third-generation matchmaker and crazy-successful businesswoman, I imagined that she might know of a tattooed, emo millionaire who is just perfect for me. That, of course, didn’t happen. But she did greet me with, “I love The Frisky! I get Google alerts!” Overall, Patti was immaculate, tiny, and well-spoken.

By: Olivia Allin / December 15, 2009

Patti Stanger Is Engaged. Here’s Why We’re So Happy For Her.

Patti Stanger, aka Bravo’s “Millionaire Matchmaker,” is finally engaged! After five years of dating her real-estate executive boyfriend, Andy Friedman, he finally proposed to her while on vacation in Maui for her 48th birthday. Surprisingly, the third generation matchmaker, with a self-proclaimed 99 percent success rate, met Friedman––click here to see a picture of him––through…

By: Justine Fields / July 23, 2009

Star Couplings: Patti Stanger Is Finally Engaged

Millionaire MatchmakerPatti Stanger is finally going to tie the knot with her rarely seen real-estate executive boyfriend Andy Friedman. [E! Online]
Jon Gosselin was seen on a double date with Michael Lohan. [PopEater] — Barf! These two men deserve to be friends. They both helped screw up their families.
Singer Kelis gave birth to…

By: Annika Harris / July 23, 2009

Can The Millionaire Matchmaker Help Me Find Love?

When it came to my dating life, I wasn’t sure I should listen to Patti Stanger, host of Bravo’s “The Millionaire Matchmaker” and author of the book Become Your Own Matchmaker: 8 Easy Steps for Attracting Your Perfect Mate. Could someone hoisting a gold, ruby-encrusted Cupid’s arrow on her book cover, whose ample bosom wa…

By: YourTango.com / May 29, 2009

Chivalry Is Not Dead! Plus, It’s Free!

It’s no secret that the women of The Frisky are obsessed with Patti Stanger from “The Millionaire Matchmaker.” But last night I found my devotion to her screed rise to a new level, as I found myself yelling at the screen, “Yes, Patti, YES! Preach sister!” Sure, I disagree that men and women should stick…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 27, 2009

Crave: Become Your Own Matchmaker

Every Thursday, we watch “The Millionaire Matchmaker” on Bravo, mostly for Patti Stanger, the matchmaker herself. Stanger runs the Millionaire’s Club, an LA-based matchmaking service for, you guessed it, millionaires. Since we’re not trying to land in a millionaire’s bed, or get a 1,000-karat diamond ring on our finger (though we wouldn’t protest), we mostly…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 20, 2009

Quote Of The Day: Even The Millionaire Matchmaker Can’t Help Nadya Suleman

“It’s a tough case, a tough sell. There’s nothing I can do for her at this point unless she finds a guy who owns an orphanage.” — Patti Stanger of “The Millionaire Matchmaker“…

By: Catherine Strawn / February 19, 2009

How To Marry A Millionaire: Advice From Matchmaker Patti Stanger

The second season of “The Millionaire Matchmaker” premieres tonight at 10 p.m. on Bravo (who else is excited?!). In anticipation of another season of matchmaker Patti Stanger’s stellar advice for hooking a millionaire, we thought we’d reminisce about the show’s first season. After the jump, five of our favorite dating tips from Stanger. Currently, we…

By: Catherine Strawn / February 12, 2009

How Gay Millionaires Date

I had been feeling lost without the weekly wisdom (ha) from The Millionaire Matchmaker’s Patti Stanger. Luckily, there are some exclusive interviews online, including the one above, in which Patti discusses how gay and lesbian dating is different from heterosexual dating. In it, she pontificates on how rich, ugly gay men date hot…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 20, 2008

The Women on Millionaire Matchmaker Are Exactly What They Seem

Heads might roll in Patti Stanger’s office today. It seems that she or her Millionaire’s Club staff did not vet all of the women who they set their rich clients up with for The Millionaire Matchmaker, and TMZ reports that Cidney, the women who was proposed to on Tuesday night’s episode, has modeled for Playboy.

By: Catherine Strawn / March 6, 2008