The White House revealed stunning Christmas portraits of the U.S. president and first lady as they celebrate their second Christmas in the White House.
Cue the lights — President Donald Trump and Melania Trump stood in the Cross Hall of the White House hand in hand, surrounded by glowing Christmas trees.
Check out their photos below:
Trump sported a black tuxedo as the first lady shined in a shimmery white, high neck dress.
The Cross Hall and Grand Foyer are lined with 29 trees with more than 14,000 ornaments.
“Merry Christmas from President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump,” the first lady wrote on Twitter, along with the couple’s Christmas portrait.
Merry Christmas from President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump. @POTUS & @FLOTUS are seen Saturday, December 15, in their official 2018 Christmas portrait, in the Cross Hall of the White House in Washington, D.C. (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks) pic.twitter.com/nIuplZSDBe
— Melania Trump (@FLOTUS) December 18, 2018
Vice President Mike Pence stood next to his wife, second lady Karen Pence, inside the Number One Observatory Circle, the Vice President’s official residence, in Washington, D.C for their Christmas portrait.
“We wish you a very Merry Christmas!” the second lady wrote on Twitter.
We wish you a very Merry Christmas! The @VP and I took our official 2018 Christmas portrait on Saturday, December 8, at the Vice President's Residence at the Naval Observatory in Washington, D.C. (Official White House Photo by Myles Cullen) pic.twitter.com/Lo72EfA3jI
— Karen Pence (@SecondLady) December 18, 2018
The first lady’s design for the White House Christmas decorations captures patriotism with its “American Treasures” theme, as IJR reported.
The decorations represent the “bravery, heart, and patriotism” of Americans.
Watch the video below:
“Our theme honors the heart and spirit of the American people,” the first lady said in a statement when revealing the decorations. ” … On behalf of my family, we wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.”