Bolon is a cutting-edge Swedish design company managed by sisters Annica and Marie Eklund, the third generation of the family to own the business. Under their leadership, Bolon has been transformed from a traditional weaving mill into an international design brand, with a focus on innovative flooring and creative interiors.
We live in times when demands on sanitation and overall good hygiene are high. In projects with extra high standards and demands, Bolon is an excellent choice. Why? Because all our collections are recommended by the Norwegian Asthma and Allergy Association. Also, our products are free from additives such as phthalates or heavy metals which make them good for both man and nature. These reasons and many more can be found on our website, link below. https://bit.ly/39PAQxD
Bolon is proud to be choice for Chirac Delta Hospital I Brussels, Belgium. On 4000 sqm our flooring provides a soothing experience offering a calming sensation in the light filled space. Choosing Bolon for healthcare related facilities is a formidable choice due to the easy cleaning and high durability. On our website we have gathered several helat car related projects in a booklet for easy access, download it today! https://www.bolon.com/en/newsroom/news/2020/bolon-at-chirec-delta-hospital
New project! Swedish insurance company Bliwa hired PE Arkitektur to create an open, dynamic space in their canteen. The finished space is a modern hub where the speckled black and white floor Graphic Texture Black is matched with pastel colored furniture and green plants. The floor is a great choice for high-traffic environments as it is our tightest and smoothest floor with high durability! Read more: https://bit.ly/2OG9UGQ
Get creative! Bolon.com features everything from our online design tool to our library of projects where you can sort by color, country or size. Also, we highly recommend that you follow us on Pinterest where we continuously post great content. So, look no further for inspiration, Bolon got you covered.
To redecorate the penthouse apartment at the iconic Royal Hotel in Copenhagen might be a daunting task but not for interior architects at Design Circus. The 200 sqm space was turned in to a design haven reflecting both the buildings past, present and future. Now it's a true design dream with classic furniture and modern touches, everything highlighted by the Bolon Diversity Bouquet flooring. With its crisp and large scale floral motifs Bouquet is like a subtle and diffuse watercolor painting in grey. At bolon.com you can filter our projects by country, size or sector to find a perfect reference for your coming project. https://www.bolon.com/en/project/hotel/hotel-royal
Accidents happen, we know! But don’t worry, Bolon floors are easy to clean. Most stains can be removed using only water but sometimes you need a little extra help. In our cleaning support guide we list everything from gum to dirt and glue and how it's removed. #bolonartofperformance #cleanability https://www.bolon.com/en/support/cleaning
Bolon is not a one-trick pony. Our ability to provide our clients in different sectors with tailor made solutions has made us world leading in woven design flooring and a safe and sound investment. Our floors can be fitted to almost any space, from meeting rooms and staircases to receptions and corridors, making us the perfect choice for commercial spaces. We have listed FIVE reasons why you should choose Bolon and if you are not convinced - let us know! https://bit.ly/2ZVaMg1
At Bolon you can expect the unexpected - and design it! The creative team at Bolon has used our digital Bolon Tile Design Tool and created a marvelous Pattern Inspiration Swatch to highlight the nearly endless possibilities of Bolon flooring. With a broad palette of shapes, colors and expressions, only your imagination sets the limit. In this swatch, we present a set of designs that have been mixed and matched across our collections. You can try it our yourself by going to bolon.com and try the Bolon Tile Design Tool. Our goals Is to inspire you to create your own unique combinations. So, get inspired, go creative, and have fun! http://design.bolon.com/en/bolon-tile-design-tool
Bolon - Made in Sweden. Deep in the woods in rural but charming Ulricehamn lies the heart of Bolon, our factory. This quaint little town is a far cry from the design hotels, advertising agencies and award winning offices our floors can be found, but it is home. Being a family business since 1949, Bolon is proud of the journey we’ve made, from rag rugs and camping rugs, to be supplier of design flooring to top tier customers all over the world. Always with sustainability and design in our hearts. https://www.bolon.com/en/story-of-bolon
What makes Bolon a great choice for commercial premises such as offices, corridors and conference rooms is the remarkable level of durability in combination with high end design. Bolon was the perfect choice when architects at Studio Octopi was to design a space for up-and-coming advertising agency 18 Feet & Rising. But what are the challenges when designing for a strong brand with high demands? Read the full testimonial at bolon.com! https://bit.ly/2NREQn1
The assignment of renovating the interior of Felix Meritis, an iconic event venue in Amsterdam, built in 1788, was assigned award winning dutch agency i29. As one of the most important monuments in the capital, the interior had to reflect its rich history while being adapted to modern needs. Seen here is a magical optical illusion where the floors Now Silver, BKB Sisal Plain Steel and BKB Sisal Plain Granite was used to compliment the architectural elegance of this historic site. Our floors Now Silver and BKB Sisal Plain Granite and Steel were used to create a luxurious and tactile feeling. https://bit.ly/2YNiedz
Frequently asked questions at Bolon! We know that before investing in a floor there are a lot of questions like "What kinds of certifications do you have?" or ”Can plastic really be a sustainable choice?” To all of these questions we have answers, regardless if you are building a hotel, sourcing information on sustainability or plan to redecorate your office. Happy reading! https://bit.ly/38d9mBf
Vote for us! - We are nominated in the Design Collective 2020 People Choice Award in category FLOORING and we’d be more than happy if you voted for us! Design Collective is a collaboration of industry partners, associations and global manufacturers showcasing new products, online tools, insights and talks, created to connect the design community digitally. Highlighted is our Art of Performance campaign where we explored the four cornerstones of our business, #designability, #sustainability, #cleanability and #durability http://bolon.designcollective.events/
We are more than happy share with you one of our latest projects, the Microsoft HQ in Stockholm! Swedish based architects MER has created Microsoft’s new headquarters in the heart of Stockholm. Forming a design concept of ‘at home in Stockholm’, MER focused on an inclusive environment where colors, materials and lightning meet strict requirements of sustainability and accessibility – yet another reason why 800 square meters of Bolon flooring fits this office perfectly. Click the link for more in-depth information regarding this project. https://bit.ly/2Z3rlGa
Bolon loves hospitality! (and we know how to do it!) Besides our own boutique hotel Villa La Madonna we have provided flooring for a wide range of hotels. Javri Lodge in the Finnish Lapland is a living proof of our wide range and shows how the inside can match the outside. Our deep knowledge of hospitality focused environments such as receptions, spas and hotel rooms, to mention a few, can be studied in our brochure about the hospitality sector. Click the link to read more and download it! https://bit.ly/37Ng6pi
Life in tiles with our diamond shaped tiles LINK! There are endless ways to combine our different collections with our many tiles and Link is a great choice for pattern making. The classic shape is reminiscent of ancient marble floors and retro 50’s linoleum. At Bolon.com you can use the Bolon Tile Design Tool and test whatever color combination works best for you project. The Bolon Studio Tiles are a versatile and innovative way to design your floor as they allow for the creation of dynamic interiors and becomes a subtle but important part of the atmosphere in a room. The online design tool provides you with inspiration, shows the difference in yarn directions and more, you can even send a link to specific designs to colleagues. Try it out today! http://design.bolon.com/en/bolon-tile-design-tool
BOLON LIVE PT. 4 - We are happy to give you our fourth guest on BOLON LIVE! Stephen Burks is a well known name in the industry and is devoted to build a bridge between authentic craft traditions, industrial manufacturing, and contemporary design. - His creative mindset is truly one of a kind which can be seen in the works by his design studio Stephen Burks Man Made that has produced innovative products and furniture, lightning and exhibitions for top international clients such as BD Barcelona, Cappellini, Boffi, Missoni and Swarovski to just mention a few. The live talk between Burks and Bolon owner and CD Annica Eklund will be held on Instagram Wednesday the 10th of June at 4.30 CEST, 7.30 PDT, 10.30 EDT. Welcome!
One of the most inspiring and creative people in the interior design industry right now is furniture designer Gustaf Westman. He has created a unique installation, featuring his most visual works, for the Bolon Labstore in Stockholm. The installation features his insta-worthy mirrors (they are even a instagram filter!), curvy room divider, futuristic foam furniture and ceramics. So, if you are in Stockholm, make sure to swing by our Labstore and have a look at the window display and if you don't live in Stockholm, read the interview in the link below! https://www.bolon.com/sv/newsroom/2020/gustaf-westman-lab-store
Bolon is cleanability. In times when hygiene and cleanliness is more important than ever, Bolon is a great choice. Thanks to our carefully selected materials and weaving technique Bolon flooring is extremely easy to clean. The maintenance is chemically free up to 99% and no detergents or chloride based products are needed to remove dirt. Do you have more questions on the #cleanability of #Bolon products? No problem, check the link in our bio for further information and our maintenance guide. https://www.bolon.com/en/support/cleaning
Thursday, 28th of May, we give you our third live talk, this time featuring general manager Jordi Arnau from BD Barcelona. With the motto “design meets art” BD Barcelona has produced some of modern design history's most iconic items such as the Shiva vase by Ettore Sottsass and the Showtime vases by Jaime Hayon. The live talk, hosted by Bolon owner and CD, Annica Eklund, will be live on the Bolon Instagram account Thursday the 28th of May at 4.30 CEST, 7.30 PDT, 10.30 EDT.
At Bolon we don't just talk the talk, we walk the walk. Since 1949 we've worked tirelessly with our sustainability work. Want to know how? Read the interview with our Head of Sustainability, Håkan Nordin! https://bit.ly/3dN8BjN
Reuse, reduce, recycle! At Bolon sustainability is one of the top priorities and over the last few years we have streamlined and increased our recycling. Our misson to decrease our carbon foot print can be seen in our work on closing the loop, recycling and reusing materials. Our factory runs on 100% renewable energy and our integrated recycling plant gives us the perfect material for the backing on our floors. Read our sustainability report here: https://bit.ly/2WtNddw
Make your home feel like a palazzo with our terrazzo! Bolon loves to mix and match, colors, textures and collections. The subtle but impactful terrazzo floor truly embodies our playfulness and genuine love for great design that lasts. Go to bolon.com/art-of-performance to see more! #bolonartofperformance #terazzo #designability
Behind the good looking and durable floors at Bolon is a lot of work. Dressing all kinds of spaces, from airports to hotels, the floors needs to endure people walking on them while looking good. This work is lead by our Head of Product Management, Klara Persson. Read her thoughts on durability, design and the future. https://www.bolon.com/en/newsroom/news/2020/durability #bolonartofperformance
We💚Sustainability! With everything we do, we want to make a BIG impact on the world, but not the environment. That is why the sustainability work at Bolon is 100% and 0% - we use everything and nothing. Confusing? Not at all! We’ve made an easier version of our sustainability report for you to brake it down. https://bit.ly/3aUVJ9o