This is a *Woven* Heart (Reverse Appliqué?) -- with hand-sewn stitching encasing & surrounding-- for a sweet finishing touch. The Heart is on the Flap of a Hand-Made 'Cosmetic Pouch'. Beautifully done, Great Ideas!
What a great idea. This looks like the Pulhamite Urn sold at HAHN INDUSTRIES. Add lights to decorative urns for added glow next to your front door. Holiday Outdoor Decorating Tips from Mariani Landscape - Traditional Home®