Melania Trump’s red Christmas trees evoke more horror than holidays

28 November, 2018, 11:24 | Author: Emmett Rice
  • Stunning WH Christmas Décor Unveiled

First Lady Melania Trump unveiled the White House's annual Christmas decorations on Monday-which she designed herself- only to be trolled online.

The 2018 theme is America's Treasures and a one-minute long trailer shows the first lady strolling through the presidential residence, taking in the festive decor and gently placing a bauble on a glowing tree.

Volunteers from across the nation helped put up the decorations.

From pointing out the paradox between the cheerful, bright holiday festivities within the White House and the simultaneous devastation of migrant families to shaming the Trumps for spending taxpayer dollars on the decor instead of helping those in need, people appeared to hold a lot of criticism for FLOTUS's posts.

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The buntings and baubles that attracted those two analogies are housed in the White House's East Colonnade. "It's a symbol of valor and bravery". The East Room featured mantel pieces trimmed with silhouetted skylines of New York, St. Louis, Chicago and San Francisco.

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. "Gold stars and patriotic ribbon decorate the tree and visitors are encouraged to write messages to their loved ones who are on duty or overseas on the digital tablets provided".

Ornaments adorning garlands in the Red Room feature Melania Trump's "Be Best" anti-bullying campaign logo.

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