Courtesy of PicFlips
If you have fond memories of paging through animated flipbooks as child, you'll love PicFlips. The latest craze in wedding entertainment, PicFlips will put together a display at your reception and invite guests to step behind their camera and create a short video clip. A minute and a half later, the company will turn the video clip into a personalized flipbook . And the fun doesn't stop there—their site is filled with inspiration for props, signs and other fun ideas for customizing your flipbooks. Prices start at $325 per hour and include set up time and materials. For more information (and to see a list of their locations around the country) visit iloveflipbooks.com. —Kathryn Papanek
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