People call me Mistress Serendipity, but you can call me Sera! I was recently appointed guildmaster, so this is all quite new to me. My predecessor abruptly retired, you see...but that's a long, sordid story that I'm sure you'd rather not hear. Now, I may not have much experience managing people, but I am a very good goldsmith--even if I do say so myself! Those who train under me are guaranteed to learn a thing or two!
Serendipity is a female Hyur midlander with pale skin and lilac hair tied in twintails. She wears a full Goldsmith's outfit with a pair of glasses.
At the age of thirteen she hounded the legendary goldsmith Colbernoux for days on end before eventually gaining apprenticeship. due to her exceptional skill and unmatched dexterity for the craft, Serendipity grew into one of Ul'dah's eminent goldsmiths.  eventually the guildmaster retired and Serendipity took their place.
Horace Walpole to Horace Mann in which Walpole mentions that he read a book about the Three Princes of Serendip where accident caused fortune to those who weren't looking for it, and this "accident" he calls "serendipity".The term "serendipity" is used to describe a situation in which oneself finds something he/she was not expecting. The name comes from the letter of
- Serendipity's nickname is different in the Japanese version and the English localization of the game. In the Japanese version, her nickname is simply "Seren" (セレン, Seren?). However in the English version, her nickname was changed to "Sera".
- ↑ Encyclopedia Eorzea, p. 141