First Lady Decks The White House Halls

White House Gingerbread for Christmas

The First Lady has unveiled this year's Christmas decorations at the White House.

This year, the White House Christmas decorations overseen by the first lady have an "American Treasures" theme, meant to recognize America's "unique heritage". "Our theme honors the heart and spirit of the American people".

White House Christmas Decoration

Volunteers from across the nation helped put up the decorations.

Carolyn Kaster/APTopiary trees line the East colonnade during the 2018 Christmas Press Preview at the White House in Washington, Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The red represents the stripes found on the presidential seal signifying valor and bravery, according to the White House. There are nods to four major cities and their skylines including St. Louis, Chicago, San Francisco and New York City, where Melania and President Donald Trump resided before taking office.

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The 40 towering, berry red topiary-like trees lining the East Wing hallway toward the East Garden Room have captivated people online with their crimson hue.

At last year's media event, Trump in an off-white dress and gold stilettos made a dramatic entrance down the stairs into the White House's Grand Foyer to the tune of "The Nutcracker Suite" as ballerinas danced around her.

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Other decorations include a Green Room tribute to America's harvest and a Red Room festooned with wreaths created from pencils touting Be Best, Melania Trump's child-empowerment campaign.

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