The White House is decorated for Christmas 2018

The White House Historical Association's official 2018 Christmas ornament hangs on a tree in the White House library on Monday

First Lady Melania Trump unveiled the White House's annual Christmas decorations on Monday-which she designed herself- only to be trolled online. "It is a symbol of valor and bravery", said the first lady's office, which is customarily responsible for the decor, in a statement. "Our theme honors the heart and spirit of the American people". The East Room featured mantel pieces trimmed with silhouetted skylines of New York, St. Louis, Chicago and San Francisco. InsideEdition.com's Leigh Scheps (http://twitter.com/LeighTVReporter) has more.

People had a field day with Melania Trump's traditional Christmas walk in 2017, when she presented a picture of snowy white trees.

This year's official theme for the White House decorations is "American Treasures", and decorations include hundreds of trees and ornaments of all sizes to celebrate America's cities, states, and citizens. Since at least Nancy Reagan's time, the first lady has appeared at the press event for the decorations' unveiling. And in 2018, some trees stood out more than others.

The White House Historical Association's official 2018 Christmas ornament hangs on a tree in the White House library on Monday

Granted, it's hard to make the White House look festive and cozy when the administration dropped tear gas on migrant children less than a day ago.

See the highlights in these photos of the decorations. At the end of the media tour, reporters were handed small custom green-and-red boxes of Hershey's Kisses, the official token of Christmas at the White House 2018.

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