Konmari Home Tidying Checklist


Start by visualizing your ideal lifestyle. | Then complete the 5 main categories in order: Clothing, Books, Papers, Komono, & Sentimental Subcategories can be completed in any order. | Keep what sparks joy, let go of the rest!

1. Clothes

  • Tops
  • Bottoms
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Underwear | Bras
  • Swimwear
  • Formal wear
  • Athletic wear
  • Coats | Jackets
  • Scarves
  • Belts
  • Hats
  • Shoes
  • Purses | Bags
  • Jewlery
  • Pajamas | Loungewear

2. Books

  • General books
  • Cook books
  • Educational
  • Reference material
  • Magazines
  • Kids books

3. Papers

  • Bills
  • Home documents
  • Insurance
  • Manuals
  • Warranties
  • Restaurant Menus
  • Article clippings
  • Healthcare documents
  • Identification documents
  • Taxes
  • Course materials

4. Komono | Miscellaneous

Break komono subcategories into smaller subcategories

  • Bedding | Linens
  • Cleaning items
  • Electronics
  • Furniture
  • Hobby items
  • Home decor
  • Kitchen items
  • Office supplies
  • Personal care
  • Pet accessories
  • Sporting goods
  • Tools
  • Toys

5. Sentimental

  • Photos
  • Journals
  • Letters
  • Inherited items
  • Scrapbooks
  • Awards
  • Memorabilia
  • Childhood memories
  • Diplomas | Yearbooks