Or better yet, don't pass that plate or saucer you might find that is a single, lonely piece. One very quick and easy idea is to glue the plate to a plaque, board, window, cupboard door, etc. Add some hooks and you have a great way to enjoy that piece. Hooks are so versatile--great for keys, towels, aprons, utensils, leashes, coats, purses, hats, etc.
I loved the spring yellow and blue in this plate and painted the plaque (from a garage sale) to match:
Find more fun ideas at these linky parts:
Blue Cricket Design