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Thread: What does serendipity means??

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    Junior Member Louise C's Avatar
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    In this blog:

    http://alicias-attic.com/freebies/freepatterns_seredipity.html


    there is this word "serendipity". What does it mean exactly???

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    Love this dictionary site! Cool word!

    http://dictionary.reference.com/search?db=dictionary&q=serendipity

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    Thank you very much Chele.. So, if I understand correctly, when applied to quilts, it means that the quilt is made of different types of blocks not necessarily with a pattern or the same pattern.. and the result is "a" quilt?
    (sorry to show my ignorance again but english is not my first language)

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    That makes total sense, Louise C. Forgot to mention before that the pattern was really neat! Thanks for sharing.

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    My understanding of Serendipity, as applied to quilting, is to make a mistake or do something by accident, and it turns out well.

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    OK, now I get it!

    Many thanks, all of you for the explanations. I appreciate very much.,

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    Indeed he is, Loretta. His name is Fabrice and he is now 20 months old. His little brother is on its way - he is due to arrive in this world in November. I am so thrilled and excited!

    Here is a picture of him that was taken last weekend:


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    THe dictionary phrasing would be fancier but serendipity is like a happy coincidence.

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    lovely composition in the photo of your toddler, the timer is going so I guess its time to take the breakfast muffins out of the oven.

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    Your grandson is adorable! And another on the way? They will keep grandma busy!

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