In the first episode of Netflix’s latest hit series, Get Organized With the Home Edit, Reese Witherspoon hires Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin of The Home Edit fame (2.8m Instagram followers and counting) to swoop into her Nashville home and meticulously display her red carpet, Legally Blonde and Big Little Lies outfits. This show is a reality makeover love child of Tidying Up With Marie Kondo and Bobby Berk’s Queer Eye interior reveals, with star power.
It sounds benign, but you can’t look away – nosiness is an incredible compulsion. As you watch, you start to wonder: how much does it cost to hire people like this and buy enough acrylic storage to organise a house? How much time do beautiful people with beautiful pantries spend pouring cereal into clear canisters?