Name My Buisness With L's

Business By LenaMay Updated 18 Aug 2011 , 7:14pm by enchantedcreations

LenaMay Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 10:08pm
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Im just starting to get into the cake decorating business...professionally speaking. I'm looking for a catchy name that uses the letter L and my name, Lena. So far, everything that we've come up with sounds like I belong in a different line of work.

Any help would be appreciated.

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shanter Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 10:46pm
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Lena's Luscious Luxuries.

Not quite right.......

SweetSuzieQ Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 11:04pm
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Originally Posted by shanter

Lena's Luscious Luxuries.

Not quite right.......




Not for selling CAKES but, maybe another line of business.

dawncr Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 11:36pm
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Are you *sure* you want to do the alliterative thing?

SweetSuzieQ Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 11:41pm
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Lena's Layered Creations

LenaMay Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 11:48pm
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it doesn't necassarily have to be an alliteration.

And "the other line of busines" is exactly what I mean.

The best idea I've heard yet is "Love, Lena - Cake Designs"

but it just doesn't come out quite right

ConfectionsCC Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 11:49pm
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Originally Posted by shanter

Lena's Luscious Luxuries.

Not quite right.......



hehehehe, I did not think cakes, I thought a "special men's spa" if you know what I mean! LOL! Not meant to offend, but that is a hard one! I had a similar problem, I just grabbed a thesaurus and began looking for names similar to sweets, or desserts, or cakes, and I found Confections Custom Couture Cakes!! Don't steal it please LOL! I still have not filed ALL the needed paper work icon_biggrin.gif

tcbalgord Posted 16 Aug 2011 , 11:51pm
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Lovely Confections by Lena

Lena's Lovely Cakes

LenaMay Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 12:56am
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Promise I wont steal it...I really like the "L" in mine...

OhMyGanache Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 1:24am
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Have you tried looking through a dictionary or thesaurus under L? You might find words that are suitable you might not think of otherwise.

jason_kraft Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 1:31am
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Personally I think Lena's Cakes or Lena Cake Designs is catchy enough. Alliteration is cute at first, but by the hundredth time you've said an alliterative name on the phone you will probably regret it.

dldbrou Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 1:53am
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Luscious Desserts/Cakes by Lena

Lavish Desserts/Cakes by Lena

dawncr Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 1:59am
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Cake a' Lena

(pronounced Cake-uh-leena, like ballerina, Thumbelina, etc.)

JoanieB Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 12:19pm
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well darn, you have such a sexy name icon_razz.gif I do like Lena's Lovely Cakes, Cakes by Lena also sounds very classy though icon_biggrin.gif

idontknow Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 12:40pm
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Lena's Cake Lab

Lena's Cake Lair

Cake Love by Lena

Little Luxuries by Lena

bakerliz Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 12:41pm
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I think just "Lena's" is nice. I picture it on the front of a building in some beautiful font. It also sounds very high end...I can imagine the "in crowd" going to a party and saying "Did you order this from Lena's?" Sound's expensive icon_smile.gif Your mama gave you a great name, I wouldn't hide it under cutesy alliteration.

JoanieB Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 12:43pm
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Originally Posted by bakerliz

I think just "Lena's" is nice. I picture it on the front of a building in some beautiful font. It also sounds very high end...I can imagine the "in crowd" going to a party and saying "Did you order this from Lena's?" Sound's expensive icon_smile.gif Your mama gave you a great name, I wouldn't hide it under cutesy alliteration.






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LenaMay Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 3:26pm
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Originally Posted by JoanieB

well darn, you have such a sexy name icon_razz.gif I do like Lena's Lovely Cakes, Cakes by Lena also sounds very classy though icon_biggrin.gif




well thank you!

LenaMay Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 3:26pm
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Originally Posted by bakerliz

I think just "Lena's" is nice. I picture it on the front of a building in some beautiful font. It also sounds very high end...I can imagine the "in crowd" going to a party and saying "Did you order this from Lena's?" Sound's expensive icon_smile.gif Your mama gave you a great name, I wouldn't hide it under cutesy alliteration.




I really like that, thank you

bakerliz Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 3:50pm
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You bet icon_smile.gif Now go conquer the cake world!

enchantedcreations Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 4:18pm
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Lux Cakes by Lena

Bella Dolce Cakes by Lena

Lena's Dolce Cakes

enchantedcreations Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 4:28pm
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Thought of another one:

La Dolce Cakes by Lena


If there's anyone out there who doesn't know what dolce means...... sweet!

Ginnycakes Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 4:38pm
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How about Lena's L'Oven Cakes? Nice pun, alliteration, specificity ....

T_Cakes Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 5:25pm
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How about "Dulce de Lena" as a play on words? icon_smile.gif

T_Cakes Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 5:26pm
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How about "Dulce de Lena" as a play on words of dulce de leche?

enchantedcreations Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 5:31pm
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Originally Posted by T_Cakes

How about "Dulce de Lena" as a play on words of dulce de leche?




This is good, but I would put cake in the title for google purposes........just my thought. But I don't really know that much about the internet. Purhaps her business will still "pop" up whenever someone does a search in her area and just types in cakes. I really don't know. Does it have something to do with the way you register your domain........Anyone? Can you enlighten me on this?

Lcubed82 Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 5:56pm
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What about : Lena in a beautiful font, then Cake Designs in a smaller block font under that. Maybe angle the Lena just a little with the second line just a bit to the right.

Lena
Cake Design

Can't get this to do what I want! but I'm sure you get the idea. Good luck!

Annabakescakes Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 10:34pm
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Originally Posted by Ginnycakes

How about Lena's L'Oven Cakes? Nice pun, alliteration, specificity ....




I LOVE IT! lol! Good one, ginnycakes!

LenaMay Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 10:42pm
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Thank you all so much for your help. I've decided to go with "Lena's"

It fits perfectly for what I'm looking for

SweetSuzieQ Posted 17 Aug 2011 , 11:44pm
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Originally Posted by enchantedcreations

Quote:
Originally Posted by T_Cakes

How about "Dulce de Lena" as a play on words of dulce de leche?



This is good, but I would put cake in the title for google purposes........just my thought. But I don't really know that much about the internet. Purhaps her business will still "pop" up whenever someone does a search in her area and just types in cakes. I really don't know. Does it have something to do with the way you register your domain........Anyone? Can you enlighten me on this?




Searches use the meta tags in your web page (code that isn't seen when you view the site)

So, your business could be Peter's Plumbing and if you have cake in your meta tag, it would show on a search for cake.

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