When she ran out of money, she asked a friend working as a bouncer for job recommendations.Unbeknownst to Elizabeth, her friend sent her to a bawdy house.

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Local Goods (9523 Jasper Avenue) won't open for another month, but at its Saturday and Sunday pop-up you'll find impeccably made and highly designed furniture, eclectic art prints and T-shirts, altered vintage clothing—all curated from local artisans.

Four blocks west, another in-progress business, The OT Collective (10135 - 97 Street.)—an artsy co-work and cafe, and the future location for Barber Ha's second vintage barbershop—combines block party and flea market for three days starting Friday.

Working in the sex industry in Edmonton was never something Elizabeth said she imagined for herself.

She first became a sex worker while travelling in Australia.

Instead, she was asked if she wanted to be a “working girl”.

“I thought, ‘Well, I could live in a hostel for two days, then I’ll be broke and sleeping on the beach, or I could do this.

Also, the 2010 Vancouver Olympics hockey champs were feted in Edmonton. And, every pragmatic Edmontonian knows that boots are the best choice for traipsing the chilly streets in fall, when you could encounter everything from rain to a blizzard.

These shoe stores have the best selection of boots made for walking through all kinds of fall weather.

Elizabeth is one of Canada’s massage parlour workers who are operating in a grey zone since the Supreme Court of Canada ruled unanimously last December that the country’s prostitution laws were unconstitutional.