Fun, hobbies, and expositions! The turn of the century brought a new attitude of playfulness and light-hearted energy as more people began being able to give more of their time to pleasure. Great big innovations and experiences took place like the worlds fair. The crystal palace was designed and built to house a grand showcase the kinds the world has never seen before. A huge transition for those in attendance as everything that was current and up and coming from every reach of the world was in attendance. Another innovative and upcoming style became notable as William Morris grew disgusted by cheap industrial made furniture that was unappealing to him, in response he designed the crafts movement. This movement utilized craftsmanship and designs from many branches of art to bring new life to furniture and its design.