Marie Kondo is 4 feet 7 inches tall. She was born on October 9, 1984 in Tokyo (Japan). Marie Kondo is a Japanese organizing consultant, tidying expert, best-selling author and founder of KonMari Media, Inc. She is married to Takumi Kawahara and they have 2 children.
As a teenager, Marie spent 5 years as an attendant maiden at a Shinto shrine. This Japanese religion teaches that both animate and inanimate objects can have spirits.
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Marie Kondo has been featured on more than 50 major Japanese television and radio programs as well as in Time Magazine, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The London Times, Vogue Magazine, the Ellen Show, the Rachael Ray Show and many more. She was listed as one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in 2015. She has written 4 books on organizing, which have been translated from Japanese into languages including Korean, Chinese, Spanish, Indonesian, French, German, Swedish and English. In January 2019, Netflix released a series called Tidying up with Marie Kondo. In the series, Kondo visits various American family homes full of clutter and tries to tidy up their houses through her Kon Mari method.
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Kondo’s method of organizing, also known as the KonMari method, encourages tidying by category and not by location. Beginning with clothes, then moving on to books, papers, komono and, finally, sentimental items.