Buy plates from Dollar Store Use a Sharpie and decorate...Bake at 350 for 30 min. Becomes permanent and safe - could do with quotes, monogram, or special days of the year. Christmas gifts for the neighbors? Favors for showers/luncheons?
Old wine corks glued into a wooden picture frame used for trivets. This is from a kit that you can purchase, but why not use corks from the wine you drink and purchase a frame from a thrift or craft store.