Dec 18, 2017
18 Gifts for People Who Adore Donuts
It’s hard to say what exactly makes donuts so special. Is it the sprinkles? The glaze? The circular shape? The cute li’l hole in the middle? No matter what the reason, we are obsessed with donuts, and chances are you have a buddy obsessing too. Besides loving the taste, the donut connoisseur in your life is also all about the donut aesthetic. So, anything pink, frosted, and sprinkled is definitely going in their wardrobe, pet’s costume, home decor, or even their birthday party. Here are a few delicious gifts to feed anyone’s donut-loving obsession.
Urban Outfitters Donut MugWhat’s better than a donut? A donut and coffee — especially if it comes in a donut-shaped mug.
The Found Retail Donut PinAny day she sprinkles this accessory onto her jean jacket, she may find herself crossing paths with a donut shop and feel even more compelled to treat herself.
Urban Outfitters Donut Neon SignThis adorable sign will look delicious in the kitchen, where there are probably donuts waiting in the morning.
Birch Bear Co Hole Foods T-ShirtSoft shirt, funny donut pun. It’s a win-win.
ModCloth What a Kitsch! A-Line DressFrosted donuts sprinkle the perfect feminine, quirky touch on a casual dress.
Fred Desk DonutIf your donut-loving friend is crafty, this adorable push pin holder combines their two obsessions together perfectly as a very thoughtful gift.
Donut Pattern Wall DecalLiven up her kitchen’s coffee station with these donut decals. Because they are made of vinyl, your donut-loving buddy can place them on her walls and cabinets, or can sprinkle a few on her car.
Sukeno Doughnut SocksKeep your bestie’s toes as warm and toasty as fresh donuts from the oven with these cute donut socks that come in many different varieties.
Assigned Sweets Desk PlaqueNot everything needs to be covered in sprinkles. Sometimes you just need a straight-to-the-point pastry pun.
Simply Daily Design Donut Boobie ShirtThis shirt just sprinkles, erm, tickles us pink.
Sipwell White Donut Canteen Water BottleStay hydrated on the next visit to Dunkin’ Donuts with this water bottle from Sipwell, from the makers of those trendy S’well bottles everyone loves.
Big Mouth Inflatable Strawberry DonutSummer will be very sweet when lounging in the pool on your favorite dessert.
Bored Walk Carpe Donut ShirtA motto every donut lover lives by, “seize the donut.”
Babycakes Multi-Treat BakerOf course, every donut lover needs a kitchen tool to make their treat of choice. This waffle-iron style baker has three interchangeable non-stick baking plates: cupcakes, cake pops, and, of course, donuts.
Jelly Belly Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Jelly Beans MixWhat’s better than a donut? Perhaps, a dozen tiny donuts you can eat all at once. This special collection by Jelly Belly combines everyone’s favorite jelly bean and the delicious flavors of Krispy Kreme donuts. The donut lover in your life can choose between Original Glazed, Strawberry Iced, Chocolate Iced With Sprinkles, Glazed Blueberry Cake, Cinnamon Apple Filled — or combine any flavors to make something completely new.
BigMouth Coffee and a Donut USB Mug WarmerOf course, working all day can really cool down a hot cup of joe after the donut is all gone. Luckily, this donut-shaped mug warmer plugs right into your laptop to save the day.
Nahoot Donut Stud EarringsThese handmade clay earrings are the sweetest gift for any donut lover. If you’re lucky, your donut bestie will gift you the second pair and you can both strut on donut Fridays.
Vintage Designs Reborn Personalized Donut Pillow CoverWhether your donut buddy is working on a challenging project, dealing with an unpleasant boss, or just attempting to perfect her donut recipe, this delightful gift is a thoughtful show of your support.
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Andrea Romano is a freelance writer and video editor in New York. She has worked for several publications, including Mashable, Travel + Leisure, and Bustle, as well as Brit + Co. She received her BA in Theater from the University of Northern Colorado and a Master’s degree in Media Studies and Film from The New School. When she is not working, she is writing sketch comedy and storytelling through The People's Improv Theatre and loves to knit and play music.