Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

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Cover Page - USD ($)
$ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2021
Mar. 28, 2022
Jun. 30, 2021
Document Information [Line Items]      
Document Type 10-K/A    
Amendment Flag true    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Transition Report false    
Entity Registrant Name SHAPEWAYS HOLDINGS, INC.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001784851    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2021    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2021    
Entity Tax Identification Number 87-2876494    
Entity File Number 001-39092    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
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 Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
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   48,845,322  
ICFR Auditor Attestation Flag false    
Auditor Name WithumSmith+Brown, PC    
Auditor Firm ID 100    
Auditor Location New York, NY    
Entity Public Float     $ 138,138,000
Amendment Description Shapeways Holdings, Inc. is filing this Amendment No. 1 on Form 10-K/A to its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021, originally filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on March 31, 2022, for the sole purpose of filing the required iXBRL reporting.    
Warrant [Member]      
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 [Member]      
Document Information [Line Items]      
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share    
Trading Symbol SHPW    
Security Exchange Name NYSE