10 reasons wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
Photo from Pop Fizz Weddings

We know cupcakes and pie took hold of the wedding industry by force in the past decades, but we're seeing loads more wedding donuts and we VERY much approve. Give me a glazed ring or french cruller any day. Plus, donuts = rings, and who says no to a ring theme at a wedding?

From towers to photo ops to donut earrings, here are ten reasons why wedding donuts may be your favorite cake substitute…

Wedding donuts are prime for funny toppers

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
Photo by Powers Photography Studio

They already come in delish flavors

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
Natya and Kris' Voodoo Donuts wedding! Photo by Fuzzy Yellow Goose

Cereal donuts FTW!

They stack perfectly for a donut "tower"

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
Gratuitous donut tower shot! Photo by Goldie & Christine Photography

They can totally look classy!

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
A little signage, a little bling… done! Photo by Loud Love Photography

Donut photo ops fo' life!

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
Photo by Molly Connor Photography

You can serve the holes later in the night

Why a wedding donut makes the best cake substitute ever
Photo by Zac Wolf Photography

Or just serve lots o' little donut holes!

You can make a donut into a cake

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
Giant donut cake by The Cake Blog

It's a great excuse to grab a cool donut stand

Why a wedding donut makes the best cake substitute ever
Donut stand from Etsy or Amazon

And a great excuse to nab these earrings for your wedding party

Why a wedding donut makes the best cake substitute ever
Rainbow donut earrings

Hell, do both donuts AND cake!

Why wedding donuts make the best cake substitute ever
Photo by Kayce Shoffner
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  1. I feel like I'm the only person in the world who hates donuts. Hopefully any donut weddings will have cookies or something besides. They do look pretty, though!

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