We’ve all been there. Guests are due to arrive in T minus 30 minutes, and, well, chaos. Or maybe they’re already seated and the main dish has gone horribly wrong. Entertaining, whether you’re hosting an intimate dinner party or orchestrating a full-on feast, can be riddled with near catastrophes at every turn. It happens to the best of us! For proof, we turned to our readers for the tales of some of their most epic hosting fails. Read on—there’s a lesson to be learned from each!
Crate & BArrel Marble Salt-Pepper Cellar with Spoon ($10)