First Client Consultation

Decorating By sugarandslice Updated 13 Oct 2009 , 7:29am by sugarandslice

sugarandslice Posted 13 Oct 2009 , 4:56am
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I'm going to have my first pre-cake client consultation tonight and I'm wondering if any of you "old hands" can give me any advice. I've got a list of questions but I'm wondering if there's something that newbies often forget?

I'm not nervous because I've known this person all my life but I just want it to go well. I'm treating it as a bit of a rehearsal for when I do it with someone I don't know.

TIA
Emma

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aztomcat Posted 13 Oct 2009 , 5:27am
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I usually bring a form and get details. And follow up with exact pricing. Its good to know their exact expectations.

I sometimes forget to factor in the non cake items. Flowers, cake board covers, ribbons, etc. Try to list every item.

Also, expectations re: pick up or delivery, tips for cutting the cake, etc.

Good luck.

sugarandslice Posted 13 Oct 2009 , 7:29am
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Thanks for your reply aztomcat.
I hope I've got everything covered now!
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