In creating costumes to celebrate the Afro-Caribbean and Brazilian diaspora since 2002, Diane has been designing costumes for masquerade dance bands, dance troupes, Pageants, photo shoots individual professional dancers, and national companies such as:
Macys (Brasil Floral Show)
Malibu Rum (Noche Blanca and Station Invasion National Promos)
10 Cane Rum (10 Cane Queen Promo)
Her costumes have been featured in city wide runway shows, music videos, and on print nationally and internationally. Chi-Caribena has also facilitated a number of costume workshops to share the knowledge and importance of creating mas (masquerade) with her attendees. She has taken her workshops nationally and internationally.