Marie Kondo is a well-known Japanese organizing consultant, author, and TV presenter. She has written more than four books for her organizing, and some of her books have sold millions worldwide. Marie’s book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, published in 2011, has been translated and published in more than 30 countries and has been named a bestselling book in the United States, Japan, and Europe. Marie gained more popularity after hosting the show Tidying Up with Marie Kondo with Marie Kondo on Netflix in 2019.
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The early life of Marie Kondo
Marie Kondo was born in Tokyo, Japan. There is no information about her parents’ names and occupations because she did not share more about her early life and childhood with the media. It is also unknown whether she has siblings or is the only child in her family. Since childhood, she has been interested in organizing and will use it to organize her classroom and house in her free time. Marie spent her early life in her birthplace Tokyo with her parents.
Marie Kondo education
Marie Kondo attended a local high school in Tokyo, and the name of the school she studied at is unknown. While studying in school, she will use to organize classroom bookshelves while her other classmates are in physical education class. After graduating from high school, she joined Tokyo Woman’s Christian University and graduated with a degree in Sociology. Also, when she was 19 years, she started her organizing consulting business while studying at university. Marie attended maiden at a Shinto shrine and spent five years there.
Personal details of Marie Kondo
|Real Name||Marie Kondo|
|Profession||Organizing consultant, author, and TV presenter|
|Age||37 Years old|
|Date of Birth||October 9, 1984|
|Birth Place||Tokyo, Japan|
Body Measurements of Marie Kondo
|Height in Centimetres||139 Cm|
|Height in Inches||4 Feet 7 Inch|
|Weight in Kilograms||52 Kg|
|Weight in Pounds||117 lbs|
|Body Measurements||34-24-34 Inch|
|Breast Size||34 Inch|
|Waist Size||24 Inch|
|Hip Size||34 Inch|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Husband Name||Takumi Kawahara|
Marie Kondo’s personal life
Marie Kondo was born in Tokyo, Japan, on October 9, 1984, and she is 37 years old as of 2022. There is no more information about her personal life, and she did disclose more information about her life to the media even though she did not share her parents’ names.
Marie Kondo’s net worth
Marie Kondo is an organizing consulting, television presenter, and author, and she is estimated to have a net worth of $ 9 million as of 2022. However, her annual income and salaries are unknown. The above amount is only based on the estimate, which may be lower or higher than the actual net worth she has earned.
Marie Kondo relationship
Marie Kondo was in a relationship with Takumi Kawahara, and they did not share any information about when they first met. At that time, he worked as a marketing and sales support in a corporation in Osaka. They both were in a relationship for many years. In 2012, they both got married in the ceremony, Takumi was significant support to his wife Marie, and he left his job when Marie started her business and worked as a manager for her. Now he is the CEO of Konmari Media LLC and also, and he works as a producer for his wife’s Netflix series.
They both have two daughters; their names are Satsuki and Miko, and their date of birth is unknown. On April 22, 2021, they both welcomed their third child first son was born, and his name is unknown. Marie and her husband Takumi lived in Tokyo, Japan; after their marriage, they moved to San Francisco and lived with their family. They live with their family in Los Angeles, California, the United States of America.
Marie Kondo Awards and Achievements
Marie is an organizing consulting, television personality, and author. Some of her books are sold more than a million copies worldwide and in many countries. Maire was nominated for the Outstanding Host for a Reality or Competition Program for the show Tidying Up with Marie Kondo at Primetime Emmy Award in 2019. But still, now she did not win any awards. She will win more awards and honors in the upcoming years because of her skills.
Marie Kondo’s early career
Marie started her own consulting business when she was 19 years old, and she named it Tidying Up as Sen from the perspective of Gender. Later she started the consulting business to help the people who transformed space occupied and gave new ideas to the people, and her business grew. Then she wrote her first book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing, and released it in Japan.
In her book, she expressed her KonMari method, and the book became a massive success in Japan; later, it was translated into many languages like English, German, and many others. Because of her book’s success, she got a chance to appear in the Tv dramatization of her books in 2013. After that, she appeared at many events and spoke about her KonMari methods.
Marie Kondo’s successful career
Marie began gaining more popularity, and she got a chance to appear on television and radio programs. In 2014, her book’s English translation was released by Ten Speed Press, and it has become one of the New York Times bestselling books. Then was interviewed by many popular magazines like The Wall Street Journal, Time, and Vogu, and in 2015, she was named one of the 100 most influential people in Time magazines.
Mari released her second book, Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up, in 2016, and they have hit success in a short period. Marie has appeared on the shows like The Ellen DeGeneres Show, WGN Morning News, Good Morning America, Rachel Ray, and many others. In 2019, her first book was adopted as a series by Netflix, and it was named Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, and Jade Sandberg Wallis directed it, and Marie has also acted in that series.