In the 1920s, nobody is safe from scandal... Amy Harrington leads a privileged life out in London society.
Her maid, Alice Jordan, lives in the poverty-ridden East End.
But when a disgraced Amy is disowned by her parents and fiance, Alice is the only person she can turn to... Forced to give up her life of luxury, Amy lodges with Alice's friendly working class family.
But while Amy hatches a plan to get revenge on her former love who caused her downfall, Alice finds herself swept into the glittering society her mistress has just lost. And when Amy meets Alice's handsome older brother Tom, they can only hope that love can conquer all... Will the two girls ever lead the lives they dream of?