Here We Go Again! How Much Should I Charge For This Cake?

Business By UltimateCakes Updated 28 Jan 2009 , 4:33pm by UltimateCakes

UltimateCakes Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 3:39pm
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I would think that $80.00 is reasonable considering the supplies and time. I hate to judge my own work. Is this too cheap? Too expensive? Thanks for looking and thanks for your input. icon_biggrin.gif

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costumeczar Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 3:49pm
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I think that sounds about right, considering that the crown and candles are bought, not made. Now if you start making that kind of stuff out of fondant or gumpaste, you'd better raise the price accordingly! icon_smile.gif

jammjenks Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 4:11pm
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How big is it? What is the going rate per serving in your area?

alvarezmom Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 4:16pm
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I would charge about $60-$75-since you would buy the candles and crown.

I agree with costumeczar about charging more if you actually made the candles and crown--then charge more.

UltimateCakes Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 4:33pm
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The Bottom is 4 layers of 9" rounds. The top is 6" rounds. I am still practicing the handmade tiara and letters. I'm just not THAT talented yet. Thanks for the input.

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