Top 20 Best Stardew Valley Portrait Mods


If you are looking for some great makeovers for your character and NPCs, then you are in the right place! We will go over the best and the most famous Stardew Valley portrait mods that every players should know about.

Take a look at some of our recommendations that you will find below and choose your favourite.

These mods definitely bring something new to the game, so give it a go!

What are the best stardew valley portrait mods?

The mods that you will see below made the cut because of how innovative or good-looking they are! Of course, there are a lot of different styles that we tried to incorporate.

Take a look at the suggestions and find Stardew Valley portrait mods that you will enjoy the most!

1. Character Portrait Overhauls 

When it comes to the Stardew Valley portrait mods, the Character Portrait Overhaul is what has some of the best things to offer! This is a redesigned version of all of the NPCs in the game, which makes it feel more authentic and as if it was given more love. Doesn’t that sound great?

This mod’s lovable design and art are just some of the things that make this mod stand out from the rest!

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It’s also great for any age group, so everyone can enjoy this lovely mod.

2. DCBurger’s High Res Portrait Mod

If we are talking about Stardew Valley portrait mods, there is no way we could skip the High Res Portrait mod!

It’s really lovely to look at, so it’s no wonder why many players love these versions of Stardew portraits.

It brings a new perspective to Stardew with the help of one small mod, so give it a go if you have been looking for something similar.

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3. Villagers Anime Portrait

Are you a fan of anime? Then you are in luck because we have a great option for you! Try this Villagers Anime Portrait mod and see if it’s the type of anime style that you have been looking for.

This has been loved by many players around the world, so don’t be surprised if this becomes one of your favourite Stardew Valley portrait mods!

4. Variant Anime Portraits

Staying with the topic of anime, the V.A.P. mod is a classic! This is one of the most popular Stardew Valley portrait mods (not only anime), so, in our opinion, you should definitely check it out just in case!

This mod allows you to have multiple portraits for one character, so it definitely improves the original gameplay.

The Variant Anime Portraits are very high-quality due to the exceptional art work, so you won’t be disappointed! Whether you are a big fan of anime or not, this can be a great addition to Stardew Valley!

5. Einari’s Portrait Mods – All Villagers

Are you looking for something classic? Then get the Einari’s Portrait mod!

If you install this, you will get redesigned versions of the original portraits that look truly good. It’s amazing to see what kind of art work mod creators come up with.

This is definitely a unique style of art, but it’s loved by a big part of the Stardew community, so we really wanted to include this mod.

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6. Kal’s Marriage Candidates Portraits

Do you spend a lot of time in Stardew Valley with the beloved marriage candidates? Then definitely install the Kal’s Marriage Candidates Portraits mod that greatly improves how they look!

Of course, there is so much unique art work in the mods community, but this one truly stands out from the rest.

No matter which marriage candidate you choose for your character, they will still look great thanks to this Stardew Valley portrait mod.

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7. Seasonal Anime Portraits II

If you are a fan of the Seasonal Villager Outfit mod, then you definitely need this mod in your Stardew Valley life! The Seasonal Anime Portraits mod is a great sequel that many players have been waiting for.

This mod comes with multiple great portraits that change depending on the season, so you will always be in for a treat.

Personally, this is a great and simple option for anyone who wants to upgrade their character portraits without any struggles.

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8. SHIE’S Portraits

Now this portraits mod is extremely aesthetically-pleasing to look at! That is just one of the reasons why Stardew players have been raving about it online for quite a while.

The style can remind a bit of anime because it does make the NPCs look much more adorable than before.

Definitely give this one a go!

9. Female Wizard – Sprite And Portrait

Have you ever wanted to experience a little bit of magic? Then all you need is the Female Wizard mod and you will be ready!

This mod turns the wizard into a female witch. You have to admit that this looks pretty nice:

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10. Dreamlike’s Portraits

If final-fantasy looking NPCs is your goal, then look no further than the Dreamlike’s mod for Stardew Valley portraits!

You can currently have portrays for these characters:

  • Maru
  • Leah
  • Haley
  • Abigail 
  • Penny
  • Sebastian
  • Elliott
  • Alex
  • Sam
  • Harvey 

11. Portrait Anime Styled

When it comes to Stardew portraits, a lot of things depend on your personal style.

However, it’s just so easy to agree that this is one beautiful mod for Stardew Valley NPCs! Its unique style brings something new to the anime style portraits that we have seen before.

If you are in the mood for some anime, then this might be the perfect option for you!

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12. Leyalluna’s Portraits

When it comes to stunning Stardew Valley designs, you can’t go wrong with Leyalunna’s Portraits!

They are absolutely amazing, so they really deserve a spot on this list. It just depends on your artistic preferences.

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All NPCs get new portraits with this mod, and trust us, you will be impressed if you decide to add this to your Stardew Valley portrait mods collection.

13. Rikuo’s Character Portrait

This mod is very useful if you would like to change the portraits of all Stardew villagers (as the mod is complete) and give them a rather sweet look!

While this mod might not be as popular as some other mods, it still has a lot to offer and the quality is great, so you really won’t be disappointed.

No wonder why this mod has been viewed more than 400 thousand times!

14. Portrait-Accurate Alex (CP)

Have you ever thought that Alex’s sprite just doesn’t really look like his portrait? Then get this mod and change his appearance!

While this might not be a big issue for some players, it’s still nicer to have an upgraded look in Stardew Valley.

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15. Saturnspace’s All Villagers Portraits Mod

If you are not ready for a full anime makeover, then maybe All Villagers Portraits mod can serve as a middle ground for these portraits!

This semi anime style can be very useful if you are just looking for something cute but, well, not too much. You know?

That’s why the Saturnspace’s All Villagers Portraits mod definitely deserves a spot on this list as a safe option when you are looking for a bit of an upgrade!

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16. Refined Abigail and Emily Portraits

Abigail and Emily are extremely popular NPCs in the game, but some players are just not very big fans of how these characters look!

That’s why we are putting the Refined Abigail and Emily portraits mod on this list!

Take a look at what you can accomplish if you install it:

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17. Eirenel’s Krobus portraits and sprite

We sometimes feel bad for Krobus because he just seems so forgotten in many Stardew Valley blog posts and ratings!

That’s why we definitely wanted to include the Krobus portraits and sprite mod in this list!

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This way, Krobus looks more realistic and interesting, doesn’t he?

18. Shane Brown Jacket and Pants

Have you ever thought that Shane could benefit from a more mature appearance? Well, all you need is the Brown Jacket and Pants mod and you can achieve that!

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This is definitely an upgrade because it matches Shane’s character a lot better than his original style. This affects both his portrait and his sprite.

19. OrangePie’s DCBurger style Mister Ginger Tristan Portraits

There is no way we wouldn’t include at least one mod with a cute cat. Come on. No way.

That’s right, we are talking about the infamous Mister Ginger (NPC cat) portrait.

Just look at these (adorable) opportunities:

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20. New Sebastian Mod for Portraiture

Sebastian is already known as the gloomiest of the characters, but why not make him look even more interesting?

Just take a look at what you can achieve with this Sebastian mod:

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Which one of the Stardew Valley portrait mods is your favourite?

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