Looking for an alternative to standard bread-and-butter plates? New Sophist-A-Plates from Woodland Hills, Calif.-based Designed Reflections are oversized, disposable “food coasters” that add a new twist to tabletops. The 5 1/2-inch, die-cut coasters are made from laminated cardstock and are available in eight designs ranging from modern geometric patterns to elegant flowers. They can also be used to serve hors d'oeuvre or desserts, as chic place cards, or as mats for glasses and candles. For more information, call 818/348-7089 or visit www.sophistaplate.com.