Lindsay Schelldorf Bridal Spotlight

Each week, we feature shape-up secrets from real brides who slimmed down for their wedding. Steal this week's weight-loss winner's top tips.
by The Knot

Lindsay's Secrets to Getting in Wedding Shape:

1. Set Goals for Yourself

"I established a realistic weight-loss goal, and through consistency and guidance, I was able to meet my goal!"

2. Commit!

"I began boot camp eight months prior to my wedding. After the first month, there was no quitting!"

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3. Consistency is Key

"I tried to work out on the same day from week to week for consistency. I would plan my week ahead, to ensure that if I had to miss one of my regular workout days, I could make up for it on a different one."

4. Find Small Ways to Add Exercise Into Your Routine

"On my 'off' days, I would still try to incorporate some sort of exercise into my day -- even if that meant standing in front of the TV during my favorite morning show doing biceps curls with a resistance band."

Doug Rice

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