Holiday Entertaining 2013:
10 Party-Perfect Hors d'oeuvres
10 Party-Perfect Apps
These small bites are perfect for the holiday season. As chef Graham Elliot said of his super easy-to-make truffle popcorn (left): "It's the perfect holiday party food because it emanates fallen snow. Place it in multiple colored bowls and glasses around the room guests can nosh on this indulgent snack while sipping drinks before dinner begins." Whether you're going for a five-course meal or a cocktail-only affair, try these star-chef recipes to start the night off on just the right note.
Evangeline Lilly swept onto the red carpet at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug premiere in a black slightly sheer Alberta Ferretti gown with a lace overlay and tiers of tulle at the skirt, keeping all accessories to a minimum, save for studs and a gold bracelet.