Even over text message Ceval Omar, the Somali-Norwegian transmodel and activist, radiates a positive and infectious energy. Having brought some of that magic to Copenhagen, where she walked for Stine Goya and (di)vision, among other brands, Omar has now turned her focus to fashion week in her hometown of Oslo. She’s part of a jury that will decide the winner of the Fusion Fashion Prize, and she’ll also participate in a roundtable during the Oslo Fusion Festival.
It’s important to have open discussions, Omar said at a talk at CPHFW earlier this month. “You’re basically out there and