Rumba Passion Perfume By Ted Lapidus for WoMen Rumba Passion Perfume by Ted Lapidus, Rumba Passion is an oriental floral fragrance for woMen . This perfume is a flanker to the original Rumba fragrance. The fragrance opens with a top note of orange blossom. Its middle notes consist of jasmine and rose. Its base contains notes of patchouli, honey, and vanilla. The sillage of this fragrance is quite heavy, and it is a long-lasting scent. This exciting perfume may be a good option for a special event or a night on the town. While this fragrance was originally released by Balenciaga, the current maker is Ted Lapidus. Mr. Lapidus is a designer from Paris who launched his own brand in 1951 after working as an apprentice for Christian Dior. While he began his label with fashion design, he eventually began to include accessories and fragrances. His first fragrance was launched in 1970 in collaboration with L???Oreal. In 1989, his son took over the company, and by 2000, the brand???s sole focus shifted to its accessories and fragrances. All products are original, authentic name brands. We do not sell knockoffs or imitations.