The last to enter the villa, their approach was announced to their fellow Islanders via text - the preferred medium to generate suspense on the show - and the identical students and VIP hostesses certainly made an impression.
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The pretty ensemble is from luxury womenswear brand Hasan Hejazi and costs £189.
However, there were no hard feelings from Flack, who sent a message of support on social media to Whitmore and her boyfriend the comedian Iain Stirling, who was back in his role narrating the series.
Laura's playsuit is from Hasan Hejazi, and features a retro floral print, balloon sleeves and plunging neckline.
Others were missing Caroline and weren't keen on Laura hosting the show. We've spoken a lot in the last few days since she stepped down.
Laura herself captioned her post: "I had actually just spotted there's a sale in Selfridges. but thanks everyone who tuned in last night".
"Above all, I am a massive fan of this show".
The stunning one-piece commanded attention as she strutted into the new South African villa to meet the contestants, and got us dreaming of summer already. "He thought he was getting a holiday away from me.not a chance".
When does new series of Love Island start? .
When is Love Island on ITV2?
In tonight's (January 13) latest episode, the Islanders face the first challenge of the series as they play Spill The Tea. This very special show will bring together all the very latest gossip from next years series.