Paris, in the 1800s, Mr and Madame Loisel's house.
When Madame Loisel lost her friends necklace.
Mr. Loisel comes home with an surprises Madame Loisel with a invitation to an important party. But instead of being happy Madame Loisel is angry because she has nothing to wear. She says she will go if she gets a good dress and jewellery.
Madame Loisel loses Madame Forestier's necklace. Madame Loisel is thinking about what Madame Forestier will think of her. They buy a replacement necklace and are in debt.
10 years later they are poor from paying off the necklace. Madame Loisel goes to Madame Forestier's house and tells the truth about the necklace. Madame Forestier says that the original one was imitation and not worth that much. Madame Loisel is very depressed and goes home and cries for a long time then kills herself.