Our Story

While Wed Wabash was founded in early 2020, the idea and passion behind it has been building for years. Wed Wabash is set in Wabash, Indiana; a whimsical little wedding town on a mission to give couples a place to not only plan and hold their wedding, but enjoy all the festivities along the way knowing they are treated and celebrated like family at every stop.

Wed Wabash has a goal of bringing awareness to all the amazing wedding vendors set in Wabash and also provide guides & resources to brides looking to plan a wedding and make memories all in one place! Wabash offers everything from a historic downtown with cute shops, delicious food, and so many memory making activities, to beautiful outdoor venues with rooftop patios and even a few rustic options as well . With such a widespread wedding community deep rooted in strong family values, every couple will be celebrated and supported while planning their (destination) wedding in Wabash!

Meet the Staff

Lisa Ellen Downs created and has owned and operated Ellen’s Bridal & Dress Boutique for 8 years offering expert advice to Brides to Be in planning their wedding, finding the dress of their dreams and dressing their wedding party.  Lisa Ellen has an extensive background in garment creation.  Prior to entering the wedding industry, Lisa Ellen worked for nearly twenty years as a paralegal giving her an eye for contract details and attention to details. From a modeling career early in life to and extensive background in garment creation.


Lisa Ellen Downs of Wabash, Indiana is proud to have built from the ground up, Ellen’s Bridal & Dress Boutique nearly 10 years ago.  Turning her love of fashion and eye for detail in to a career, Lisa Ellen enjoys working with Brides to Be to create the wedding of their dreams while enabling them to  enjoy the  planning process.   Lisa Ellen belief that a rising tide lifts all boats has led her to create Wed Wabash, a collabertive wedding destitination to bring together Brides to Be with top notch wedding vendors in the whimisical wedding town of Wabash, Indiana.

Morgan Miller was hired in the middle of 2020 to help complete the vision of Wed Wabash with her creativity.. She is a 2019 graduate from Huntington University with a degree in Public Relations. Her love for design and fashion has led her into the direction of working in the bridal industry. Morgan runs all of the marketing and social media portions of Wed Wabash.  In addition to working with Wed Wabash, she is a bridal stylist at Ellen's Bridal & Dress Boutique. She thrives off of the feeling when a future-bride finds the perfect gown that they have dreamed of. 

When Morgan is not at work, you can find her taking walks downtown with her boyfriend and her boxer, Pip or online shopping on her living room couch. A Louisville, Kentucky native, she is always ready to talk about Derby hats, warm weather and bourbon. 

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