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Old 04-10-2005, 07:42 PM   #1
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do wedding cake bakers make alot of money?

just wondering. since i only like baking and cooking as a hobby, i dont know about persuing a career in it.


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Old 04-11-2005, 04:20 AM   #2
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They certainly appear to do so here in the UK!

The mother of one of the girls in my daughter's class made special occasion cakes, weddings, birthdays etc - and she drives a Merc, if that's any guide?

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Old 04-11-2005, 02:17 PM   #3
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If you count your time involved, then it's about average. What most folks don't realize is that it takes hours on hours of work to make and decorate a wedding cake. But yes, it can be a very lucrative business!
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Old 04-11-2005, 02:33 PM   #4
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I would have to agree once you get known for doing it, Yes you get paid well, But don't think that will happen right away.
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Old 04-11-2005, 04:27 PM   #5
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You can make some money if you are baking cakes for the rich and famous.
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Old 04-11-2005, 04:51 PM   #6
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My daughter is having a very small wedding (50-65) and just ordered her cake for that number of people. $155.

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