Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2023
Nov. 09, 2023
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2023  
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 12163 Globe St  
Entity Address, City or Town Livonia  
Entity Address, State or Province MI  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 48150  
City Area Code 734  
Local Phone Number 422-6060  
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, Outstanding, (in shares)   6,547,873
Entity Central Index Key 0001784851  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2023  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Amendment Flag false  
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 NASDAQ  
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Warrants to purchase Common Stock  
Trading Symbol SHPWW  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ