Help...how Much Should I Charge For A Bassinet Cake

Decorating By bodoques3 Updated 25 May 2012 , 2:12am by dec3

bodoques3 Posted 23 May 2012 , 6:11pm
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Hello, i am staring to sell my cakes but my biggest problems is how much to charge. Can anyone one please help me =) I made this cake for a friend but i didn;'t charge her anything...
I want to know how much should a charge for a bassinet cake for baby shower...i used 2- 9x13 cakes and 2-9 inches round cakes.

thank you so much =)
LL

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dec3 Posted 25 May 2012 , 2:12am
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Take everything you spent on the cake and double it. Then add in the time you spent on the cake at an hourly rate. So.... If you spent $15.00 on supplies and 4 hours on the cake ( I usually charge about $10.00 an hour) you would charge somewhere in the range of $70.00.
Some of this depends on how good the market for cakes are in your area. If I were you I would call a local bakery and ask what they would charge so you can get an idea of what the going rate is.

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