Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2022
Aug. 09, 2022
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2022  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 001-39092  
Entity Registrant Name SHAPEWAYS HOLDINGS, INC.  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE  
Entity Tax Identification Number 87-2876494  
Entity Address, Address Line One 30-02 48th Avenue  
Entity Address, City or Town Long Island City  
Entity Address, State or Province NY  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 11101  
City Area Code 646  
Local Phone Number 979-9885  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   49,217,351
Entity Central Index Key 0001784851  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Amendment Flag false  
Common stock warrants    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one share of Common Stock for $11.50 per share  
Trading Symbol SHPW WS  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Common Stock    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share  
Trading Symbol SHPW  
Security Exchange Name NYSE