What Is Swedish Death Cleaning? The Trending Organization Method Isn’t as Morbid as It Sounds
May 4, 2023
by Mackenzie Schmidt
Despite its bummer of a name, the organizing ethos that’s about to sweep the nation is actually incredibly life-affirming.
In the new show, The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning (now streaming on Peacock) three experts — organizer Ellinor Engström, designer Johan Svenson and psychologist Katarina Blom — touch down in Kansas City, Missouri, to help declutter the homes (and lives) of clients of all ages. Think: the practical advice of Tidying Up with Marie Kondo mixed with the tear-jerking personal transformations of Queer Eye.