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Gilligan's Island vs. Love Boat: Jack Wills Party Guests Weigh In

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Welcome to Party Bites, where fancy people at glamorous parties answer our probing questions.

Jack Wills hosted a nautical night out aboard the Nantucket Lightship. The "Fabulously British" designer's preppy summer collection of clothing, home goods, and accessories were on display within the many luxurious rooms in the belly of the boat, but you couldn't go down below without first trading your shoes for a pair of Jack Wills flip-flops. We kept it festive by asking partygoers, "Which is your favorite boat-themed TV show: Love Boat or Gilligan's Island?" —Erica Euse
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