The no-stitch eye lift… all thanks to a tiny blob of high-tech glue. new cosmetic eyelid surgery technique uses glue instead of stitches; surgical adhesive contains. This is probably one of the coolest things i’ve ever made. and so dang handy! i don’t feel bad leaving it in my living room because it looks adorable.. You can calculate your floss usage by working a one inch square area in the desired stitch (cross-stitch, etc.) before stitching, measure the length of your floss.