Sola - Universal chair with sled base

The Sola universal chair with a sled base is available without upholstery and with several upholstery options. Thanks to the row connection and stackability, the chairs are also ideal for learning environments. The upholstered seat is also available with the more comfy soft upholstery.

Seat material: oak, ash or stained ash
Upholstery alternatives: without upholstery, seat upholstered, seat and backrest upholstered, fully upholstered
Base: white, black, chrome or Inspiring Colours
Felt glides
Armrests: plastic (black)

Product code number

377D (DC/DBC/DD/DF) = sled base, without upholstery, without armrests
378D (DC/DBC/DD/DF) = sled base, without upholstery, with armrests
BC = upholstered seat and backrest
C = upholstered seat
D = fully upholstered
S = fully upholstered (soft)


Row connector
Transport trolley


377D trolley max 12 pcs
Floor max 10 pcs

We do not recommend stacking soft upholstered chair models as marks may form in the upholstery material.

Fabric consumption

Seat: 0.5 m / 2 pcs
Seat and backrest: 0.85 m / 2 pcs
Fully upholstered: 0.9 m
Soft: 0.95 m

Carbon footprint

Sola 377D: 6.9 kg CO2e
Sola 377DBC: 8.1 kg CO2e
Sola 377DC: 7.8 kg CO2e
Sola 377DD: 10.2 kg CO2e
Sola 378D: 7.9 kg CO2e
Sola 378DBC: 11.5 kg CO2e
Sola 378DC: 9.2 kg CO2e
Sola 378DD: 10.9 kg CO2e

Designer Antti Kotilainen

Antti Kotilainen

Designer Antti Kotilainen (1966) has been collaborating with Martela for a long time. His designs are characterised by organic shapes and functionality which meet modern needs. Kotilainen has attracted a great deal of international attention during his career and is one of Finland’s most successful furniture designers.

“Everyone understands the contrasts, ambience and arrangements of music. The same things also affect furniture. The most important thing for me as a designer is to create good feeling for the furniture and good atmosphere for the space.”

Product families by Antti Kotilainen