Me and many other bloggers have become a bit obsessed with weaving. I love the diversity of the craft and the simplicity of the supplies. If you are interested in learning this craft, you can visit my "Weave" pinboard for some ideas.
Weaving on a cardboard loom is a simple place to start and here is a selection of tutorial videos to get you started. The next step up is to build your own homemade loom frame. Here is a great tutorial for a frame loom.