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InMaterial is taking a short break


Note from shop owner I'm taking a break and will be back with new inventory soon.

Note from shop owner

Last updated on Sep 17, 2017

I'm taking a break and will be back with new inventory soon.

Peggy McCallum

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Peggy McCallum


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About InMaterial

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On Etsy since 2009

In Material

I've always been a maker, but became extraordinarily passionate about sewing at a time when arts and crafts were taught in schools and mothers and grandmothers passed down their home arts skills to their children and grandchildren. For fifteen years I sewed almost daily and learned a lot in the process, but then sewing took a back seat to a career as an investment advisor and motherhood. Once my boys were grown and my career was in the rear view mirror I began sewing again and when I heard about Etsy I didn't hesitate to jump on board. In Material was launched in 2009 with the purpose of offering well constructed, handmade, unique fabric accessories for one's home and self that I would love to have in my life while providing top-notch customer service, something I learned over 25 years in the financial services industry.

In Material reflects my design aesthetic that has been fine tuned over decades. It's about simple and enduring design, texture, natural earth-friendly textiles, easy-on-the-eye colors, details, easy care, a global twist, a rustic vibe, and not taking life too seriously. And, as a passionate environmentalist, there is always an eye on the environmental impact of what I do and a continual evolution in my products and practices to lessen my footprint. This includes my solar-powered studio. Using a combination of vintage, repurposed, and natural fabrics as well as scraps in my designs keeps things interesting, and by selling a limited number of unique goods rather than large numbers of trendy ones, you will acquire an item as unique and special as you and your home.

You won't see anything in my shop that I wouldn't have in my own home or use myself. In fact, there are prototypes all over my house. I live with them, use them, and wash them so I know how they perform in a busy household. Every item I sell is made by me with the utmost care and attention to detail . . . from my hands to yours.

Shop members

  • Peggy McCallum

    Owner, Designer, Creator

Shop policies

Last updated on January 25, 2017
Thanks for stopping by InMaterial! Enjoy browsing and please let me know if you have any questions or would like a free fabric sample.

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Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
It is very important to me that you are pleased with your purchase. If you aren't, please convo me within 7 days of receipt so that we can figure out how to proceed, otherwise the sale is final. Items need to be returned, at buyer's expense, in original condition - unused, unworn, etc. - within 14 days of receipt for a refund of the purchase price excluding shipping. Refund will be made once the item is received and deemed to be in original condition.

Custom orders are not returnable.
Pay for your InMaterial purchase with PayPal or a credit card directly through Etsy.

For Reserve Listings: If payment is not received within seven days from the date the listing was reserved and I don't hear from you otherwise, the item will be relisted.

Please note that orders shipped within California will be charged 8% state sales tax.
Buyers will receive a confirmation convo within a day of receiving a sale order detailing current production time, approximate shipping date, and any other pertinent information.

Domestic Customers

Domestic orders are sent via the USPS either Priority or First Class Mail with tracking. I try to get in-stock items out one business day from receiving payment, but they will definitely be shipped within 2 business days. Made to order items currently take between 2 to 4 days, depending on the item.

International Customers

International orders are shipped via U.S. Postal Service First Class International Parcel Service. Depending on the destination, it could take 2 to 8 weeks for your package to arrive.

Please be aware that your country may charge customs fees, import fees, taxes or duty fees on your purchase. Those charges are the responsibility of the buyer. Please check with your country's import laws if you have any questions about customs fees.

Shipping Overages

Shipping overages greater than $1.00 will be reimbursed.


I am a dedicated recycler and will use recycled packaging and mailing materials whenever possible. Currently I use biodegradable, reusable mailers, so open your package carefully along the tear line so you can reuse it. Also, I do not include invoices when shipping so if you would like an invoice please let me know.