Chive is a direct reference to a popular Caribbean image : the Man Yaya. It became a ritual for young girls on every Saturday .
This image contain also a political message, acceptation of who you are and in this case the frizzy black hair.
This rug has a similar echo, what use to be considered as a
default in carpet making becomes the most assumed part of the rug.
It also create a special relation ship whit the users since it has to establish a ritual to brush the rug. Therefore the object became personified.