25 Jaw-Dropping Wedding Cakes

Doughnuts and cupcakes can try all they might to fill the role, but no wedding is truly complete without a cake. Though we love a beautiful tower of desserts and chocolates at any event, nothing stands the test of time or catches a guest's eye quite like a showstopping wedding cake.

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In honor of the wedding cake, we reached out to our 50 best wedding cake bakeries across the United States and asked for their most stunning, jaw-dropping works of art. Because that's what these cakes are: art.

Whether your wedding is indoors or outdoors, traditional or modern, and no matter what your color scheme or theme happens to be, there's a wedding cake that will inspire you as you plan your own perfect cake. From a whimsical Alice in Wonderland cake to marbled wonders in hues of blue to 10-tiered gardens of white cake and sugar flowers, we have it all. So get ready to get inspired and feel some serious envy with these 25 jaw-dropping wedding cakes.