Marie Kondo gives birth to her third child with husband Takumi Kawahara as she shares adorable photo

Marie Kondo and husband Takumi Kawahara
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Marie Kondo has given birth to her third child with husband Takumi Kawahara as she shares adorable first picture of her newborn baby.

Marie Kondo, star of Netflix' Tidying Up has given birth (opens in new tab) to her third child as she gives fans the first glimpse of her new arrival.

The tidying queen, who already has daughters Satsuki and Miko to husband Takumi Kawahara, announced that she had given birth on Instagram by uploading a sweet snap of newborn as her children meet their new baby brother.

It comes just a couple of months after she announced she was pregnant (opens in new tab) with her third child.

Marie, 36, captioned the snap, 'It’s a boy! I am over the moon to welcome this bundle of joy into our family. We are all doing well. Now comes the fun part - spending this special time with our little guy.'

Marie, whose bestselling book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up was turned into a Netflix series in 2019, recently shared a loved-up snap of her and her husband enjoying a rare date night before the birth.

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And her followers have flooded her feed with messages since she announced that she had given birth following her pregnancy (opens in new tab).

One fan wrote, 'Awww congratulations! He’ll have two amazing. If sister to help guide him!' another put 'Congratulations! Welcome baby' and a third joked, 'Please do not fold and put in a drawer,' as a nod to her incredible clothes folding techniques.

after Marie Kondo gives birth, it is not yet known whether she has chosen a popular baby name (opens in new tab) or unusual baby (opens in new tab) name for her new arrival.

Decluttering and folding expert is used to telling her 3.9million Instagram followers to get rid of anything that doesn’t “spark joy”. But Marie, shared her own little bit of joyful news back in January when she announced she was having another baby. At the time she uploaded a photo of herself cradling her baby bump and captioned it, ‘I have some news! Another bundle of joy on the way.’

Selina Maycock
Senior Entertainment Writer

Selina is a Senior Entertainment Writer with more than 15 years of experience in newspapers and magazines. She currently looks after all things Entertainment for, Woman&Home, and My Imperfect Life. Before joining Future Publishing, Selina graduated from the University of Sheffield in 2006 with a degree in Journalism. She is fully NCTJ and NCE qualified and has 100wpm shorthand. When she's not interviewing celebrities you can find her exploring new countryside walking routes, catching up with friends over good food, or making memories.