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Marie Kondo


MARIE KONDO started reading housewives’ magazines from the age of five and loved the order and beauty of the well-organised spaces she saw in them. Then, from the age of 15 she started studying tidying seriously. She started with her own bedroom and then moved onto her siblings’. Today she runs a highly successful business in Tokyo helping clients transform their cluttered homes into spaces of beauty, peace and inspiration.

Books by Marie Kondo

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying

The beautiful hardback edition of the multi-million copy international bestseller. Live in a clean and clutter-free home forever with the life-changing KonMari Method.

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Spark Joy

This eye-catching Vermilion Life Essentials edition will bring Marie Kondo's worldwide phenomenon to an even wider audience of smart-thinking readers.

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