First Lady Melania Trump Introduces the 2017 Christmas White House…

WHITE HOUSE – The First Family will celebrate their first Christmas in the White House with a nod to tradition. This year’s theme, “Time-Honored Traditions” was designed by First Lady Melania Trump to pay respect to 200 years of holiday traditions at the White House.

In the East Wing, visitors find a tribute to our service members and their families with the Gold Star Family Tree, which has been decorated with gold stars and patriotic ribbon. Visitors are encouraged to write a message to their loved ones who are on duty or abroad on the digital tablets provided.

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After passing through the East colonnade, visitors will see the China Room, which honors the holiday traditions of dining and hospitality. The room is set up for a family Christmas dinner, with the table displaying the china from President Ronald Reagan. Then, visitors will see the Library, which features President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1866 edition of “A Christmas Carol,” as they recall the time-honored custom of reading Christmas stories to loved ones.

On the State Floor of the White House, the Grand Foyer and Cross Hall celebrate the first themed White House Christmas, which was the “Nutcracker Suite” in 1961. The Green Room honors the festivities of crafts, paper, and classic design. The Blue Room holds the official White House Christmas tree, which is decorated with glass ornaments depicting the seal of each State and territory. The Red Room hosts delightful holiday treats, and has been decorated with peppermints, candy, and cookies. The State Dining Room holds a traditional gingerbread house, which depicts the South facade of the White House and features Mrs. Trump’s signature Christmas wreaths.

“The President, Barron, and I are very excited for our first Christmas in the White House,” said First Lady Melania Trump. “As with many families across the country, holiday traditions are very important to us. I hope when visiting the People’s House this year, visitors will get a sense of being home for the holidays. On behalf of my husband and Barron, I want to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and joyous holiday season.”

Throughout the month of December, the White House will host more than 100 open houses and many receptions. More than 25,000 visitors will walk the halls taking part in public tours.  (White House Link)

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123 Responses to First Lady Melania Trump Introduces the 2017 Christmas White House…

  1. She’s really got taste

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  2. The Jimmy Jack says:

    Thabk you Sundance. I am enthralled by the Trump WH Christmas and love every detail of this. I wish I was able to go so badly to one of these tours.

    Melania is a vision. I love this look on her. And she radiates holiday joy.

    The little one in glasses seems over the moon.

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  3. citizen817 says:

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  4. Colorado Conservative says:

    Such grand elegance with this First Lady. And how wonderful to NOT see trees decorated with ornaments celebrating communist leaders like Mao Zedong (done by Obama if I recall correctly).

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  5. Donna in Oregon says:

    Breathtakingly beautiful!

    This Scottish blessing for our President:

    If there is righteousness in the heart,
    there will be beauty in the character.
    If there is beauty in the character,
    there will be harmony in the home.
    If there is harmony in the home,
    there will be order in the nation.
    If there is order in the nation,
    there will be peace in the world.
    So let it be.

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  6. All American Snowflake says:

    And I just started decorating for Christmas this week. Melania is a very advanced Angel.

    Like

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