In addition to covering the basic physical description of an NPC (height and build, color of skin, hair, and eyes, and so forth), think about a distinctive quirk to help set the character apart in the players’ minds. Roll or choose a quirk from the table, or come up with one of your own.
|1||Distinctive jewelry (earrings, necklace, bracelets)|
|3||Flamboyant or outlandish clothes|
|4||Formal or very clean clothes|
|5||Ragged and very dirty clothes|
|9||Unusual eye color (or two different colors)|
|12||Unusual skin color|
|14||Braided beard or hair|
|15||Unusual hair color|
|16||Nervous eye twitch|
|18||Distinctive posture—crooked or very rigid|
Published in Dungeon Master's Guide, page(s) 186.