We had high, high hopes for this year's decorations, because as you may recall Melania weirdly started planning them in JULY, smack dab in the middle of Robert Mueller's first hearing on Capitol Hill.
For 2019, the first lady featured a tribute to American design, innovation, and architecture.
The East Wing's Gold Star Family Tree, in honor of those who lost an immediate family member serving in the armed forces, is decorated with gold stars and red, white and blue ribbon. In the State Dining Room, at the opposite end of the hallway, the decor continues to showcase American design.
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The popular display also features models of landmarks from across the country, including Mount Rushmore, St. Louis' Gateway Arch, the Alamo, the Liberty Bell and the Statue of Liberty, besides the Golden Gate Bridge and the Space Needle. The tree is decorated with handmade paper flowers representing each state and territory.
Mrs. Trump continued her tradition of hanging wreaths on the mansion's exterior windows, 106 in all.
Melania Trump announced The Spirit Of America as the theme in a tweet that included a minute-long video of the Christmas decorations being unveiled on Monday.
Last year, the First Lady was mocked for her choice of red Christmas decorations - people on Twittermocked a video of her walking through the "blood-red trees", comparing the scene to everything from "The Handmaid's Tale to ground meat".