How Do I Know What To Charge For My Work?

Decorating By stacycakes800 Updated 31 Jul 2010 , 2:17am by DeezTreatz

stacycakes800 Posted 31 Jul 2010 , 12:31am
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I am having a hard time figuring out how to price my work. I try to keep prices down by using bulk pre made products from Sam's Club but I find that I sometimes eat alot of the cost. Advise greatly appreciated!

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Doug Posted 31 Jul 2010 , 1:06am
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many threads on this in the business forum

here are two from just a few days back that have lots of info.

no way to tell you if you'll make a profit based on just the monthly rent.

there is SO MUCH MORE to consider.


DeezTreatz Posted 31 Jul 2010 , 2:17am
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I charge per slice - its different for buttercream, fondant and per cupcake.
I also charge extra for gumpaste flowers or designs/figures.

Cake boss

Cake serving chart

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