Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up

Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up

Japanese decluttering guru Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up has revolutionized homes—and lives—across the world. Now, Kondo presents an illustrated guide to her acclaimed KonMari Method, with step-by-step folding illustrations for everything from shirts to socks, plus drawings of perfectly organized drawers and closets. She also provides advice on frequently asked questions, such as whether to keep “necessary” items that may not bring you joy. With guidance on specific categories including kitchen tools, cleaning supplies, hobby goods, and digital photos, this comprehensive companion is sure to spark joy in anyone who wants to simplify their life.

Title:Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781607749721
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About Marie Kondō

Marie Kondo (近藤 麻理恵) is a Japanese organizing consultant and author. Kondo's method of organizing is known as the KonMari Method, and one of the main principles is keeping only possessions which "spark joy."


    Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up Reviews

  • Diane Yannick

    Dear Marie Kondo, It is with great trepidation that I write this review of your newest book. I was berated by people all over the world after my critical Goodreads review of your first book, The Magic...

  • Andy

    This is a fine follow-up to The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. I listened to the audio version, and found the accompanying PDF helpful enough that I didn't need the printed text.Don't let Kondo's ...

  • Elyse Walters

    Spark Joy or Kill Joy? According to Marie Kondo.... her KonMari Method of tidying up is nothing short of life-changing. Every time I walked into any book store... This little book ( kinda attractive),...

  • Heidi The Hippie Reader

    Spark Joy is author Marie Kondō's follow up to her internationally best-selling title, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing.Kondo's not for everyone ...

  • Christine Wahl

    Very unique way to organize items, minimalist and get rid of clutter easily. If you can't declutter after this book there might not be hope....

  • Emily

    I got this book instead of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing because it has invaluable illustrations of Marie Kondo's folding style. (I started loo...

  • 7jane

    For a while, I didn't really know if I wanted to read about KonMari or not, but luckily I decided to choose this, largely due to Emily's review down here at the reviews (which says this is a expansion...

  • Kelly

    If you are really serious about decluttering your life this book will give you the guidance you need. It should be something you've already thought about. It's not a book for people who love to be sur...

  • Rose

    Initial reaction: I thought this was a thorough follow up to Marie Kondo's first book, with more expansions and cute illustrations to boot. This book has a slight edge for my enjoyment because of how ...

  • Mhairi

    I really enjoyed konmari's first book! I found it helpful, fresh, and it really did help me tidy up (pretty magically I might add) Since that book was released, I've read articles online about the met...