Dani Cook, 25, married Adam Butler, 29, in front of 10,000 strangers
Adam arranged the unusual ceremony for show Don’t Tell the Bride
Instead of wedding rings, the couple had tattoos inked on their fingers
| Updated: 15:48 EST, 2 September 2014
A couple definitely managed to leave their mark on each other when they got married at a tattoo convention and were inked with each others’ initials instead of exchanging rings.
Dani Cook, 25, had been looking forward to a traditional white wedding when she arrived to tie the knot with Adam Butler, 29, at the London venue.
But instead of the intimate ceremony and beautiful castle setting she had hoped for, the council worker was met with a hall crammed with 10,000 ink-loving strangers. Wedding bells: Dani, 26, and Adam, 29, married at a tattoo convention in front of 10,000 strangers Wedding bells: Dani Cook, 25, and Adam Butler, 29, married at a tattoo convention in front of 10,000 strangers
Adam had been tasked with arranging the surprise ceremony as part of a TV reality show but decided to hold the entire thing at the tattoo convention in London.
The wedding venue shouldn’t have come as a complete shock for the bride, as the fun loving couple from Torquay, Devon, are mad about tattoos and even have matching ones. ‘I have 22 tattoos in total including a portrait of John Lennon and Dani has around 11,’ revealed bar manager Adam. ‘I have a king of hearts suit on my finger and Dani has the queen on hers.’Because of our love of tattoos, I thought the convention would be ideal for us. But it wasn’t just the event that I was sold on: the venue and it’s grounds are stunning and I was blown away by it.’It was hard to carry the tattoo theme throughout the day, especially at the reception, but I think I managed to pull it off.’ But does it fit? Dani […]