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Christmas with the First Ladies: The White House Decorating Tradition from Jacqueline Kennedy to Michelle Obama

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No home in America celebrates Christmas quite like the White House. Whether adorned with hand-made ornaments or thoughtful crafts, the White House has warmly welcomed celebrities, dignitaries, and hardworking Americans and epitomized the Christmas spirit. And behind each holiday celebration is a First Lady who lends her own style and grace to the festivities.

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Hardcover, 160 pages
Published October 25th 2011 by Insight Editions (first published October 11th 2011)
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Jessi
This was a pretty cool little book, providing insight to the Christmases the First Ladies have hosted in the White House since Jackie Kennedy. There were some neat factoids in here, such as the fact that Pat Nixon had the first ramps installed in the White House so people with physical disabilities could participate in the tours, or Betty Ford received a paycheck from the SAG for her appearance on the Mary Tyler Moore show (which she donated), and several other interesting things. It was a fun, ...more
Mel
I love having a nosy at how other people decorate for Christmas as it gives me ideas on what I can do. A beautiful book with great pics.
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