Marie Kondo (born October 9, 1984) is a Japanese Author and Organizing Consultant from Tokyo, Japan. She is popularly known as the “Lifestyle Guru”. Ms. Marie penned a book named “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing” in 2011. The book published in 2011. In fact, it is the best-seller in Europe, Japan, and the USA.
The TIME listed her in “100 Most Influential People” 2015. She authored around 4 books based on organizing. All of them have translated into German, French, Chinese, Spanish, Indonesian and Korean. She is moving towards Netflix with her show from January 1, 2019.
Furthermore, Kondo made a show “Tidying Up With Marie Kondo”. It is streaming online to help people to settle their untidy houses. The Netflix series discusses the tips to be lives a happy life at home. During the episodes, she comes with some tips based on the pseudo-philosophy.
Marie said that she feels depressed after visiting the dirty homes of USA. People do not make efforts to keep their house clean. Actually, she makes the use of psychological theories related to the organization. The show has started well and the people liked it too.
Profile, Parents & Before Fame
The “Lifestyle Consultant” was born on the 9th of October 1984 in Tokyo, Japan. In fact, Marie Kondo’s age is around 34 years old. She likes to organize things in her childhood. In her school, she cleans the desk and bookshelves.
On the other hand, she feels obsessed with cleaning things. However, she felt a nervous breakdown for 2 hours in her high school. She lost her consciousness. On the other hand, Marie did her Sociology course from the Tokyo Woman’s Christian University.
After that, she has founded her organizing and consulting business in Japan. No details are available about her family. She gave her five years as the attendant maiden in the Shinto Shrine.
Spouse, Boyfriend & Children
Marie has hitched with her husband Takumi Kawahara However, there is no information about their wedding. Apart from that, she is the happy mom of two daughters. Currently, Ms. Kondo lives with her spouse and children in Tokyo City located in Japan.
Apart from that, there is no news about her past affairs and linkups. Takumi also works with his wife in the consultancy firm.
|Real Full Birth Name||Marie Kondo.|
|Profession||Author & Organizing Consultant.|
|Famous for||Her Netflix lifestyle show “Tidying Up With Marie Kondo” aired on Janaury 1.|
|Age (As of 2018)||35 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||October 9, 1984.|
|Career Timeline|| Netflix Show: Tidying Up With Marie Kondo (2019). |
Authored Book: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing (2011).
|Awards & Achievements||Listed in 100 Influential People by TIME in 2015.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Libra.|
|Current Residence||Tokyo, Japan.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 4′ 7″.|
Centimeters: 139 cm.
Meters: 1.39 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 52 Kg.|
Pounds: 117 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-24-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||5.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Parents|| Father: Name Not Found.|
Mother: Will Update Soon.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not Found.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Takumi Kawahara.|
|Daughter||Name Not Known.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduated in Sociology from Tokyo Woman’s Christian University.|
|School||High School, Tokyo.|
|College/ University||Tokyo Woman’s Christian University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.|
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Shopping and Singing.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$8 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Trivia about Marie Kondo
- Marie makes the use of the “KonMari” method for cleaning.
- It is the name of her branded lifestyle consultancy too.
- She collects all the things and arranges them in the sequence.
- In fact, the dramatization of her works done in 2013.
- Takumi’s wife frequently releases videos to teach cleaning of houses.
- On the other hand, she claims that God blessed her to give close look at organizing the things.
- Kondo is the big face on the social media pages.
- Currently, Marie Kondo’s Net worth is $8 Million US Dollars (as of her earnings in the financial year 2019).
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- Her Instagram account garners more than 750K followers now.
- She feels that the people should thank the things they used.
- Additionally, the 34-year-old consultant featured in the top magazines.
- Their names are “Vogue”, “The Wall Street Journal”, “The New York Times”, “The Ellen Show” and “The London Times”.
- She has organized more than 50 shows and events on Japanese television.