Lapidus Perfume By Ted Lapidus for Women Lapidus Perfume by Ted Lapidus, Lapidus is a Women’s Oriental perfume with floral, white floral, vanilla, musky, amber, and citrus main accords. Released in 2001, this fragrance was created by perfumer Bernard Ellena of Symrise. It has freesia and bergamot top notes, along with middle notes of cyclamen , jasmine, and orange blossom. The base notes consist of vanilla, musk, amber, and patchouli. Best for spring day wear, this scent has moderate sillage and longevity ranging from moderate to long lasting.Ted Lapidus launched his own brand in 1951 after completing an apprenticeship with Christian Dior. By the 1960s, he became known for unisex styles that featured military and safari themes as well as introducing blue jeans into mainstream fashion. Over time, he moved from haute couture to mass market, ready-to-wear fashions. By the 1970s, he added accessories to his offerings and introduced his first perfume in 1970. The Jacques Bogart Group holds the fragrance license. All products are original, authentic name brands. We do not sell knockoffs or imitations.