The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up with Marie Kondo - 92Y, New York

Your Cart

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up with Marie Kondo

Apr 28, 2015

Clear the clutter from your home—and your mind—with help from Japan’s “queen of clean” Marie Kondo. Japanese organizational consultant and lifestyle phenomenon Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level, promising that if you properly declutter your home once, you’ll never have to do it again. With a practical yet philosophical approach, Marie explains her patented KonMari Method, a category-by-category approach to efficient tidying. Learn to tackle decluttering head on and enjoy the unique magic of a tidy home—and the calm, motivated mindset it can inspire. Does an item “spark joy?”—if it does, keep it; if it doesn’t, throw it away. “When we really delve into the reasons for why we can’t let something go, there are only two: an attachment to the past or fear for the future.” Moderated by Wendy Goodman, design editor at New York magazine, with translator Lisle Wilkerson.

Categories: Arts & Entertainment


92Y needs your help

Many of you have asked how you can help 92Y as we continue to face financial challenges due to Covid-19. You can help sustain our beloved institution and support the creation of new programs, both online and in person, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to access our programming, regardless of age, background or geographic location. Thank you for anything you can do to help.