Prices For Cupcakes W/fondant Pieces

Baking By eangelgod Updated 27 Aug 2011 , 3:30pm by leah_s

eangelgod Posted 27 Aug 2011 , 2:18pm
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How much should i charge for 3 dozen cupcakes - w/ small fondant characters like sponge bob, cookie monster, yoga instructor...I charge $12.00 a dozen for your basic cupcake..HELP ME PLEASE.... icon_smile.gificon_smile.gif

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Kiddiekakes Posted 27 Aug 2011 , 2:42pm
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I charge $3.50 each for a cupcake with small fondant flower etc on it...

jason_kraft Posted 27 Aug 2011 , 3:00pm
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You'll want to stay away from copyrighted characters like SpongeBob and Cookie Monster unless you get permission from the copyright owner first.

$12/dozen for a basic cupcake is way too low, I would be surprised if you were making any profit at all at that price. We start at $30/dozen ($2.50 each), depending on how complex the fondant decoration is we would add an additional $1-2 per cupcake.

leah_s Posted 27 Aug 2011 , 3:30pm
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My basic cupcakes are $2.75 each, $30 doz. Anything more than a simple fondant shape punched out and the price goes up. And yes, don't use copyrighted characters without permission.

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