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See How Melania Trump Decorated the White House for Christmas

For her first Christmas as First Lady, Melania Trump designed a decoration theme that serves as an ode to the past: “Time-Honored Traditions.”

“The President, Barron, and I are very excited for our first Christmas in the White House,” the First Lady said in a statement. “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.”

According to the White House, the decorations include a tree tribute to Gold Star military families, President Ronald Reagan’s china, President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1866 edition of “A Christmas Carol,” and an official White House Christmas tree adorned with glass ornaments emblazoned with the seal of each state and territory.

Christmas trees in the East Room of the White House on Nov. 27, 2017. (Saul Loeb—AFP/Getty Images)

And of course, there are holiday desserts. Stephanie Grisham, director of communications for the First Lady’s office, tweeted that this year’s gingerbread house was baked with 300 pounds of dough.

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The White House will hold more than 100 open houses during the month of December and host more than 25,000 visitors on public tours.

See more photos of the White House’s Christmas decorations below:

First Lady Melania Trump and her son, Barron, view the White House Christmas Tree at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 20, 2017. The tree will be displayed in the White House Blue Room. (Andrew Harrer—Bloomberg/Getty Images)
The gingerbread White House is seen in the East Dining Room during a media preview of the 2017 holiday decorations at the White House in Washington, D.C., Nov. 27, 2017.
The gingerbread White House in the East Dining Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 27, 2017. (Olivier Douliery—AP/REX/Shutterstock)
Ballet dancers perform as U.S. first lady Melania Trump begins a tour of the holiday decorations with reporters at the White House in Washington, D.C., Nov 27, 2017.
Ballet dancers perform as First Lady Melania Trump begins a tour of the holiday decorations with reporters at the White House in Washington, D.C., Nov 27, 2017. (Jonathan Ernst—Reuters)

This article originally appeared TIME.com