The suburbs represent the idyllic dream of middle-class American family life--big houses, neatly kept lawns, space for kids to play and dogs to run. But behind every picture-perfect subdivision lurks a shadowy side. Photographer Erika Astrid brings out that secretive, darker side by juxtaposing latex and high fashion against cookie-cutter scenery. Who knows what darkness lurks in the hearts of housewives?

Photographer: Erika Astrid, www.erikaastrid.com
Model: Cassi @ MUSE
Hair: Evanie Frausto
Makeup: Anthony Tulve
Styling: Stina Campagna