Real Name/Full Name Lauren Kobayashi Riihimaki
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: LaurDIY
Birth Place: St. Catharine, Ontario, Canada
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 11 August 1993
Age/How Old: 30 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 164 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 55 Kg
In Pounds – 121 lbs
Eye Color: Dark brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father –Greg Riihimaki
Mother –Gail Riihimaki
Siblings: Unknown
School: Winston Churchill High School
College: Ryerson University
Religion: Unknown
Nationality: Canadian
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Boyfriend: Jeremy Michael
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: YouTuber, designer
Net Worth: $5 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Lauren Kobayashi Riihimaki, popularly known as Laurdiy, is a Canadian YouTuber and a designer. At first, she was posting her videos on her blog but joined YouTube on 1 December 2011, where she started posting her sewing videos. She was inspired by another creator on the website to create her own YouTube Channel. Apart from YouTube videos, she also has various TV series like “Me and my Grandma.”

Well, how well do you know about Laurdiy? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Laurdiy’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Laurdiy to date.

Biography and Early Life

Lauren Riihimaki was born IN Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on 11 August 1993. She is an only child to Greg Riihimaki and Gail Riihimaki. She is of mixed ethnicity as her mother is Japanese while her father has both Ukrainian and Finnish backgrounds. Growing alone without a playmate did her love sports and learned skating and swimming.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Laurdiy in 2024, and what is her height and weight? Well, Laurdiy’s age is 30 years old as of today’s date 15th June 2024 having been born on 11 August 1993. Though, she is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 164 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark brown and hair color is Black.


Lauren finished her sixth grade at Alexandra Public school, where she was expertise in sports and awarded French Award and Female Athlete Award. She joined Queen Mary Public School for her middle school and continued in sports. WHILE AT Sir Winston Churchill High School, she was in a relationship with Joey but broke up remaining as friends.

She was later enrolled at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada. She graduated with a degree in engineering, majoring in Graphic Communication. She began posting videos on her blog in her first year.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Lauren is currently not married and has no children as well. She has been in several relationships since her high school times, where she dated Joey for a short time but broke up. From 2010 to 2015, she dated Sebastian Morris “Baz”, but after ending their relationship, they remained as friends. Sebastian died in May 2020.

In 2015, she started dating Alex Burris, a You Tuber as well, until 2018. Alex is the creator of “Wassabi Productions” YouTube channel. As of 2019, she has been dating Jeremy Michael Lewis. They have not disclosed their plans together.

Is Laurdiy Lesbian?

Lauren is straight as far as sexual orientation is concerned. She is neither lesbian nor gay and has had no such rumors. She has had several relationships, and currently, she is in a stable one with Jeremy Lewis.

Professional Career

Lauren created her YouTube channel while she was in her first year at University. She said at this time that the program she was undertaking was not as creative as she wanted it to be. This made her start a blog to try being creative. Later she created her YouTube channel with the purpose of uploading videos for her blog. Most of her videos are about beauty and fashion.

Lauren joined acting in 2016 and appeared in “This Is How We Never Met.” She also starred in “Destination: Disney Style” the same year. She started a web series directed by LaurDIY, which was watched on Facebook. When she released a song on her YouTube channel, DIY Queen, it attracted over 13 million viewers.

Lauren was announced to be the host and executive producer of the HBO Max competition, Craftopia, in 2019.


Although Lauren has achieved much in life and won two awards; the Streamy award in 2017 and Shorty Award in their tenth annual ceremony, day by day, she is getting more popular through her YouTube channel, Laurdiy. She has a lot of subscribers and followers on her YouTube, thus a great source of her income.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Laurdiy in 2024

Laurdiy Net Worth
Laurdiy Net Worth

As of 2024, Lauren has an estimated net worth of $5 million. She makes her money from the videos she uploads on YouTube. Apart from that, she has appeared in a number of films, thus giving her extra cash. She is into fashion and has worked with such brands as Amazon, Walmart, and P & G, among others. At the rate her YouTube channel is growing, she will increase her net worth in the coming future.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Lauren adopted a miniature bull terrier dog named Moose in 2017.
  • She has several tattoos on her body. On her wrist, she has a tattoo written in 1932 in roman numbers to honor her grandfather, born in 1932, who died while she was in University. She also has a scissors tattoo on her right wrist.
  • After her break-up with her boyfriend, Alex, she declared to take a break from posting on YouTube but assured her fans to be active in other social media platforms like Instagram.

Lauren has gone far as her career is concerned. She has a great number of followers who follow her bit by bit. She is very creative and has continued to teach as well as entertain her audience. She is determined to go further with her career.


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