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June 22, 2017

We chat to Melbourne's Wedding Planner founders Erika and Lauren about their cohesive planning, styling and furniture hire business and why they are filling the gap in the world of weddings and events.

Introduce yourself and Melbourne's Wedding Planner.

Hi Lovely Lenzo followers we are Lauren and Erika from Melbourne’s Wedding Planner. Here at MWP we plan, style and provide event hire for all weddings and events.

Why did you start Melbourne’s Wedding Planner?

We are a mother/daughter team! After planning Lauren’s wedding, together we knew from there we could create something special. Mother Erika is an interior designer and daughter Lauren is a trained event planner. With this combination, we believed we could create magical events all over Melbourne.

What gap in the party market does Melbourne’s Wedding Planner fill?

We are a one-stop shop that aims to reduce the hassle of researching and sourcing multiple suppliers.

Why should Melbourne’s Wedding Planner be invited to a party?

We are fun, social and a tad quirky.

What do you find captivating about the world of events?

The diversity in events and styles intrigue and motive us to be different and unique. Meeting new people and creating their event is a feeling nothing else can compare.

Who are your go-to suppliers?

Complete Function Hire - Furniture.

Wild Things – Band & Photo Booth.

Erin & Tara – Photography.

Raven & The Rose – Florist.

However, we love working with good people all over the industry.

What is your go-to party tip?

Enjoy the moment.

What is in your party purse?

Go-to lip gloss.

YSL lipstick.


You are hosting a dinner party and you can only invite three guests – dead or alive. Who are they?

Hamish Blake.


Joan Rivers.

What is your go-to party outfit?

Stylish but comfortable.

Describe your dance floor style.

RnB always gets us on the dance floor.

What story will be told about Melbourne’s Wedding Planner the day after the party?

Always ready to party again, we are soooo used to late night bump outs on the weekend, we are unsure what it's like to have an early night!


WORDS & PHOTOGRAPHY Erika and Lauren from Melbourne's Wedding Planner & Kas Richards