Sometimes...you just need pins. Lots of pins. Not sure how long, but lots. So here's a strip of 36 that's a convenient size to 'snik' apart to whatever length you need!
Pins are cool. They are one of those things you simply need to have a good number and assortment of, but that can get messy. Why not get larger strips, then just break them apart into lengths that are convenient to you?
Here's such a pin strip: