However, these $20 faux blooms from Target Australia are here to unite the two camps.
They’re wallet-friendly, are guaranteed to never wilt, and you can choose between a dusky pink, or warm yellow bouquet. Better yet, buy both and combine the two in a vase (like this $15 ceramic option) for a dashing dining table display that looks just as good as the real thing.
The flowers are made with wire and polyethylene, and the petals are crafted from a silky fabric, giving them an ultra-realistic look.
Still not convinced? Here's what they look like in situ...
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