As one of its daily deals, Macy's discounts a selection of Christmas dinnerware, with individual pieces starting at $2.99. Pad your order with a beauty item (eligible items start at $3) to bag free shipping; otherwise, shipping adds $10.95. (Orders of $25 or more ship free automatically, and in-store pickup may also be available.) Deal ends December 12. A couple of best bets (you'll need to scroll down the page to find these items):
Lenox Holiday Entertaining Individual Pasta Bowl for $8.99 (low by $4)
Spode 12-Piece Christmas Tree Dinnerware Set for $69.99 (pictured, $170 off — click on "Dinnerware Sets" to find it)
With these companies, it might be easier than you think to negotiate your monthly bill down.