Mattress Barn gets a new home

FAIRFIELD — Akin Mutla started Mattress Barn as a used furniture store in 2001. He decided to downsize after a few years and his store began to focus on mattresses, bedroom furniture and bedding for children. Mutla is originally from…

furniture made of dust

Limestone dust may sound like air pollution, but two designers have managed to turn it into furniture, giving waste a new destination. "We wanted to combine our experience in innovative design with our knowledge of materials to create a…