UPDATED FOR 2014 How to start a cake decorating business from home. Have you decided to start a cake decorating business? Most people don't think of going into business when they start cake decorating. Usually it is a hobby or because they want to make wonderful cakes for family events. Most people start a home cake decorating business because when they made these great cakes for family occasions, and those who saw the cake wanted them to make cakes for their special occasions. Maybe you have been thinking of starting a cake decorating business in your home. There is the appeal of working at home - you have the freedom to work when you want, as long as you get the cake to the customer on time. Many of these artistic cake decorators have children at home and want to stay at home with them, and be able to make a living too. Think about why you would like to start a cake decorating business. If you have a good business plan and are good at time management, this can be a lucrative business. Even though your main reason to start a home business is to stay at home with the kids, or to save cash on a daily commute. Your main reason for wanting to start a cake decorating business at home should be that you are getting so many cake orders that it is taking a lot of your time and you feel you can go into business and make a go of it. In this book we will discuss ideas for cake decorating, cake decorating tips, cupcake decorating, cake decorating lessons, and all the basics of decorating a cake for fun and for profit. Let’s get started, shall we?