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Even though the joint may be jumping, the last thing you want is for glasses and dishes to be slip-sliding on (or worse, off) your serving trays. Zak Designs’ new Non-Skid Gallery Trays were created with exactly this in mind. Made of dishwasher-safe and stain-resistant melamine, these 10-by-13-inch trays are covered with a checkered no-slip, heat-safe and moisture-resistant material, so hot dishes and dripping glasses will stay put. Blending fashion and function, these trays are available in red with a white checkered pattern or white with a black checkered pattern. This may be the best party guest of all. $20, www.planet-zak.com