How Much To Charge For Fondant Bows?

Business By mjcakes Updated 2 May 2008 , 11:47am by mjcakes

mjcakes Posted 1 May 2008 , 4:04am
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I've recently been asked to do fondant/gumpast bow toppers for several cakes. How much is the going rate...I have no idea! I know what I would charge for a full fondant cake, but.... Help!

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Cakenicing4u Posted 1 May 2008 , 5:08am
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for a loopy bow, we charge 10 and for a regular bow about 5, if even that, depending on size.

kelleym Posted 1 May 2008 , 1:30pm
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I have seen people here charge from $10 up to $40. Charge whatever you think you can get! icon_smile.gif I think at least $20 is a fair price because those Wilton bows are $15-$25 retail, and they can't hold a candle to a homemade fondant bow.

vdrsolo Posted 1 May 2008 , 7:10pm
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I charge $35 for a big loopy 6" bow and brides don't bat an eye, most of them tell me it's cheaper than a floral topper from their florist.

mjcakes Posted 2 May 2008 , 12:37am
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Great, that's just what I needed. Thanks ladies!!!

izzybee Posted 2 May 2008 , 2:19am
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I charge $20 for a fluffy bow

leah_s Posted 2 May 2008 , 2:23am
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I get $40. Never had an objection yet.

mjcakes Posted 2 May 2008 , 11:47am
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Great, even better!!!
Thanks!

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