This is the sort of ugly I got with 5 minutes twisting some florist wire:
8-inch long legs double-strands. It’s not pretty. Taking more than 5 minutes would produce something a bit more attractive, but it works.
In action (holding up a 1/48 air racer since I didn’t have a 1/72 handy…) over some 15mm figs:
Troops in the open!