How to use custom player skins in Minecraft: Windows 10 Get your own look going in Minecraft. One of the coolest parts of Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition is the ability to upload a custom skin for your player. These skins can be created by you, or they can be chosen from a list of pre-made designs. Here’s how to swap out the stock player skin with a custom skin of your choice! How to create your own skin The website minecraftskins. Click a color from the color wheel. Click squares on the player model to apply the color.