Save money on your plates and make them thrift
friendly by keeping them looking good as long as possible so you do not
have to discard them. Do not put
extra scratches on plates by using metal utensils to scrap off food.
Use something soft, like a rubber spatula.
some additional frugal tips to save money on
- If you have a set of good
china, and you break a few pieces you need, go online to one of the companies
that sells used china, find your pattern, and order replacement pieces. If
you get on their mailing list for your pattern, they will sent you specials and
updates for your set, including pieces that are marked down for imperfections.
- Pick up some plates that don't
break for children and others who are prone to drop them.