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When you hear it, you'll want to be invited over.
Pop quiz: What do $600 Manolo Blahniks and $10 flip flops have in common? The answer: They both have the uncanny ability to track a disturbing amount of filth into my house. This is why I must insist that any visitor to ...
These are the practical tips you can learn from Marie Kondo's new Netflix show.
With her new Netflix series Tidying Up With Marie Kondo, the expert on organizing is inspiring her viewers to do the same and only keep the possessions that "spark joy" for them. If you haven't gotten on the bandwagon yet, the New Year ...
It comes just in time for the New Year.
One way or another, we’re sure you’ve stumbled upon the name Marie Kondo and her bestselling book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. From applying it to the kitchen to managing a house with kids, Kondo’s KonMari Method has helped change the ...
The Japanese decluttering expert shares her strategies for navigating kids, politics, and other unruly items.
When a certain little turquoise book came out by Japanese tidying expert Marie Kondo, millions took to our closets, tossing out objects with abandon in the pursuit of “sparking joy.” The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up became more than a trend—to “KonMari it” is right ...
It's about so much more than dusting and sorting.
You may already know about hygge and lagom—two popular lifestyle trends coined and popularized by the Scandinavians, but have you heard of döstädning?Döstädning, which means "death cleaning" in English, is a new method of downsizing and organizing from the Swedish author and artist Margareta Magnusson. The approach ...
Be sure to go to a reputable establishment, lest you end up with a horror story.
Laundry is an inescapable fact of life, no matter what your stature in life. The only difference is who does it. If your household staff can't do it properly, save yourself the heartbreak and be sure to go to a reputable establishment ...